Atletico madrid president Cerezo about Saúl move to chelsea on transfer deadline day , as the spanish midfielder opted to join the reigning european champions.
On transfer deadline day , chelsea agreed the loan deal of spanish midfielder Saúl with an option to buy for the explosive Midfielder.
hresident Cerezo About Saúl Move To Chelsea
Atletico madrid president Cerezo about Saúl move to Chelsea: “Saúl wanted to leave. We accepted as it was his desire [to join Chelsea].
I wasn’t in panic in the final minutes – Saúl deal was completed around 11.57pm and we signed Griezmann as we wanted”.
The spanish International is in line for his chelsea debut this weekend ,when the blues welcomes Aston Villa at the bridge for their fourth game of the season .
Saul came through the youth rank at Atletico in 2010 , since then the defensive Midfielder has featured in over 200 games for the reigning LaLiga champions .
He was very instrumental as Atlético cruise to the LaLiga tittle last season having played a pivotal role in midfield for diego siemon .
Saul is a natural defensive midfielder who can be explosive when making the run forward , also gifted in playing behind the attacking players . The spanish International is a great addition to thomas tuchel team .