Atletico Madrid to Get Rodrigo
The team, Atletico Madrid is close to an extreme position to Sign-In an excellent alternative to James Rodriguez. They are absolutely ready to Sign-In Rodrigo who is a well known forward from Valencia, according to Marca. As the 28-year-old missed out on his training, it has been finalized that he is set to join the team Atletico Madrid. The deal has been made between Madrid and him for 60 million Euros.
Rodrigo has scored 15 goals in a total of 51 matches last season. In fact, there were no plans for Valencia to let go of Rodrigo before this summer according to the contract between him and the club which is until 2022. Everton, Napoli, and Barcelona were also keen on getting Rodrigo, but ultimately Atletico won the race to get his signature. A massive amount was offered to him by Atletico which was hard for him to turn down.
Rodrigo have proved himself as one of the key players for Valencia. Hopes are high that he will also be able to bring about the similar kind of output with Atletico Madrid which he made in his previous team. He arrived at Valencia in the year 2014 with a deal of 30 million euro from S.L. Benfica and has scored 52 goals. He has added to 30 assists in more than 186 matches for Valencia that was tough for them to win. He has scored 5 goals and earned 18 caps internationally for Spain.