Atletico Madrid tab Stefan Savic, 24 Montenegrin defense
Miranda output this summer has forced the Atletico Madrid to move into the transfer market in search of a central defender. The Brazilian was leaving Inter Milan after a season that had lost its status as a permanent fixture, both by injury and by the good performance of Gimenez when it came replace him.
With this and with Diego Godin as single plants, the rojiblancos needed to find a new player to reinforce that position, and the elected is called Stefan Savic. Atletico Madrid has officially announced the addition of this player born in Montenegro and belonged to the discipline of Fiorentina, team that was already doing the preseason in the United States.
Savic is a young player, who in August will meet 24 years , and playing in the Fiore last three seasons , after forming in the BSK Borka and Partizan Belgrade and spending a year at Manchester City. The citizen took him out of the Serbian league for seven million pounds and allowed to go free the Italian team, which has usually been a starter.
International for Montenegro, the central sounded in recent weeks for major teams like Barcelona, Juventus and Manchester United. In practice, it seems a very central profile which handles Cholo, strong, contudente and good in the air , although it will cost to break into the lineup against the two Uruguayans, they understood perfectly.
The incorporation of this player is going to go to Atletico Madrid for 12 million euros plus the picture incorporating violation of Mario Suarez. The midfielder did not quite get into the plans of Cholo Simeone and was in favor of leaving. Fiorentina was to his liking and footballer was also pleased the Italian team, so that agreement on this has been easy to close.
Stefan Savic is the fourth signing leading Atletico this summer, and more than likely not be the last. Simeone wants to shore up the defense with a left side, sounding force the return of Brazilian Filipe Luis, and also wants a court defensive midfielder, everything points will be Thiago Motta, another player who got to wear the red and white shirt.