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Atletico's training session has just finished, their last before welcoming Granada, without any major news. And, just at the end, Diego Pablo Simeone called over Diego Costa, Joao Félix, Ángel Correa, and Yannick Carrasco, the four who, barring any surprises, will start. He spoke with them for several minutes.
Atlético are working on next season. They aren't stopping in the offices. According to 'Mundo Deportivo', Atlético are working on various fronts: they want to assure the continuity of Yannick Carrasco, are looking for an exit for several youth team players and want to sign a striker and midfielder.
Atletico Madrid want to count on Yannick Ferreira Carrasco for another season. 'Los Colchoneros' have the player's approval, but still not from Dalian Yifang.
Yannick Carrasco's return to Atlético was made official on Friday morning, and Diego Simeone didn't take long to include him in the squad. That same evening, he was named in the 20 man squad for the derby against Real Madrid.
It will be a matter of when one of the surprises of the transfer window is complete. Atletico Madrid are turning to an ex-player to give Simeone an attacking minded footballer after not being able to get Cavani. Simeone remains confident of getting Carrasco back to his best.
Yannick Carrasco scored after 45 seconds, in an excellent move which went viral on social media all over the world. Atletico Madrid could have done with him scoring more goals for them over the years.
After being suspended by Dalian Yifang, Yannick Carrasco has been blasted by his coach for continued attempts to force through a transfer.
Yannick Carrasco wants to return to European football this summer and Dalian Yifang have priced him at 28 million euros. Carrasco, at just 25, is still a highly exciting player and despite his move to China, he is still being sought after by clubs such as Bayern Munich and Arsenal.