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Atletico Madrid head to Levante on Saturday with Antoine Griezmann and Diego Godin set to say goodbye.
Diego Simeone is the best manager in Atletico Madrid history. However, the fact that many objectives have not been achieved in so much time has meant Simeone has a lost a lot of his attractiveness which sucked in and helped him to retain his players.
With Antoine Griezmann, Diego Godin and Lucas Hernandez leaving Atletico Madrid, are there more departures to follow?
According to 'SportMediaset', Atlético Madrid have chosen Fiorentina defender Nikola Milenkovic as the perfect replacement for Diego Godín. Atleti tried and failed to sign the Serbian last season, but will reportedly go in for him again this summer.
Diego Godín said farewell to the Atlético Madrid fans on an unforgettable night at the Wanda Metropolitano, and was gifted a retro Atleti top by fans in the Fondo Sur stand. The Uruguayan responded, of course, by putting it on and wearing it as he said his goodbyes.
Diego Godin played his last home game for Atletico Madrid on Sunday, and Diego Simeone believes he will be considered a club great.
Diego Simeone, the Atletico boss, spoke about Antoine Griezmann after the 1-1 draw to Sevilla. He stated that he has given the team "happiness, enthusiasm and he wants to be here". He also explained that they are "not happy to finish second" but that they are happy overall.
Sunday's game at the Wanda Metropolitano will be an emotional one for Atlético Madrid, but not because there is much in play for the home side. Today will be Diego Godín's final appearance at home, and the club will pay a deserved tribute to their outbound captain.
Diego Godin's departure from Atletico Madrid has gone down as a shock for Spanish football and the club themselves. Many players decided to pay tribute to the Uruguayan.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone heaped praise on Diego Godin as the long-serving defender reportedly closes in on a move to Inter.