In football, there are borders that cannot be crossed and signing for Atlético from Real Madrid is one of them.
According to an indiscretion of the Spanish media AS, Lucas Vázquez would have refused the opportunity to join Atlético Madrid, the great rival and nevertheless neighbor of Real Madrid. LThe Spanish newspaper explains that Atlético sent a proposal to the 29-year-old versatile player, who thanked Colchoneros leaders for their interest, but ruled out a chance to join the ranks of the club coached by Diego Simeone.
Vazquez does not want to betray Real
The Galician would not see himself wearing the Atlético shirt after years of representing Real Madrid, the club he has also always supported. Vázquez would also be, still according to the same source, on the verge of initialing a new three-year lease with the Merengue, following a new offer from the management of Real from 3.5 million euros per year to 5 millions of euros. AC Milan were also seen as a plausible destination for Vazquez. The Rossoneri would have presented the most serious offer. The Serie A option might be tempting for Vázquez, but his main priority is to continue at Madrid, Real to be exact.