Atletico Madrid and numerous English clubs are reportedly showing interest in signing Konstantinos Mavropanos. VfB Stuttgart are also open to selling in the January transfer window.
However, the Bundesliga side are demanding a huge fee for their star defender. Hence, there is a huge chance that the Greek footballer will leave them in the January transfer window.
ATLETICO MADRID AND KONSTANTINOS MAVROPANOS TRANSFER LINKS FULL STORY
According to reports, Atletico Madrid are showing interest in signing VFB Stuttgart defender Konstantinos Mavropanos. The report also claims that the Bundesliga side are also open to selling him for the right price. It also claims that the players also want to leave the club in the January transfer window. Hence, there is a chance that the La Liga side will make a move in January. The report also claims that Stuttgart are demanding 25 million for their star defender.
They are ready to sell him because of their financial situation. Hence, it is clear that the Bundesliga club are looking to sell him to balance their financial books for the year. Hence, there is a chance that Atletico Madrid could close the deal for as less as 20 million in the January transfer window. The report also claims that they have not made a bid for him at the moment. However, there are expectations within the German club that a bid will arrive from them in the coming days.
ARSENAL WILL BE RUINING THEIR MISTAKE AT THE MOMENT
VfB Stuttgart made the move of Mavropanos permanent in the last summer transfer window from Arsenal. The fee was only 4.5 million. Hence, the seeing interest of Atletico Madrid surely means that the Gunners made a mistake by selling him for only 4.5 million. The report also claims that a number of English clubs are also monitoring the situation. Hence, VFB Stuttgart will also hope that a bidding war can happen. The bidding war will help them ask for a higher transfer fee.
Many Arsenal fans have also called the selling of the defender the greatest mistake alongside the sale of Serge Gnabry. Hence, it is clear that the Gunners did not recognize his ability. Therefore, it looks like Atletico Madrid and other English clubs are also recognizing his ability now. However, VFB Stuttgart are going to benefit from the potential sale. The potential sale will also improve their financial situation. Hence, there is also a chance that they have already identified a replacement for Mavropanos.
Therefore, it looks like this is the best time for Atletico Madrid to secure the signing of Konstantinos Mavropanos. This is because at the moment only mid-table English clubs are showing interest. Hence, the La Liga are side are leading the race for his signature. However, it is an open race till someone secures the full agreement.
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