11 March 2012

Adrián, possible target of Barça

Adrián López has conquered the hearts of of Atlético fans in his first year at the Calderón. And, apparently, also the technical services of FC Barcelona.

As reported daily AS on Saturday, Barca striker is closely Asturian, 24. And not alone, because the same happens with other heavyweights on the continent, like Manchester City.

The clause of Adrián is very affordable: 18 million euros. And to avoid surprises, Atlético have already put to work for aumentársela.

Adrián came to Atlético last summer from Deportivo La Coruña. Atletico did not have to pay a euro by transfer, since the contract was over. Their adaptation to the team has been very rapid. So much so that despite having already had two different coaches, Gregorio Manzano and Diego Simeone-sum and 14 goals: 7 in Europe, 6 in the league and one in the Copa del Rey.

Not the first time the name of Adrián is related to the club. In mid-February already speculated with an alleged offer by his representative, Eugenio Botas, the entity azulgrana. (via SPORT)