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Netease Sports reported on October 6:
At the last moments of the summer transfer period, the giants Atletico announced two important transfers, one in and one out. Atletico midfielder Thomas transferred to the Premier League for 50 million euros
Atletico Madrid’s official website announced that: “La Liga officials informed the Atletico Madrid club at 23:28 this evening that Arsenal club representatives have appeared at the La Liga headquarters and paid the full cancellation fee for the player Thomas’ contract. In this way, the players are only single. He terminated his contract with Atletico Madrid that originally expired on June 30, 2023. "Thomas' contract termination fee is 50 million euros. Arsenal told the team reporters that Thomas will sign with Arsenal for four years, and there will be Priority to renew the contract for one year.
The 27-year-old Ghanaian midfielder Thomas came out of Atletico Madrid's youth training. Although he is the main midfielder in the Atletico Madrid team and one of the players with the most minutes, his contract annual salary is low in the Atletico Madrid team, which makes Thomas Very dissatisfied. Both Juventus and Arsenal were interested in Thomas this summer, but Atletico insisted on not letting go. In the end, Arsenal chose to pay the full termination fee to buy Thomas on the transfer deadline.
Atletico Madrid also signed a midfielder Torreira from Arsenal. Atletico officially announced: "After reaching an agreement with Arsenal, Uruguayan player Torreira has become a new member of our club. The two clubs are committed Leila’s loan agreement has been reached and he will play for Atletico in the 2020-21 season.” The Marca newspaper revealed that Atletico also has the right of first refusal for the players, with a buyout fee of 20 million euros.
The 24-year-old Torreira is a Uruguayan international midfielder. He is in the Italian team.