Transfer: Atletico Madrid And Sporting Lisbon Close To Agree Deal For Gelson Martins

Portuguese club Sporting CP and Atletico Madrid are close to agree the transfer of Gelson Martins to the Spanish capital

Gelson Martins move to Los Rojiblancos has been held up by negotiations over compensation to Sporting CP

After a training pitch attack on the Sporting Lisbon players, a few names within the team have managed to successfully cancel their contracts with the club – meaning they can leave for free.

However Gelson won’t go to Spain for nothing and according to Portuguese outlet Record details, Atleti will have to pay at least €15m to the ‘selling’ club.

This is because Sporting Lisbon are putting all their bet to ensure they’re not completely taken advantage of. FIFA will intervene, and a collective consultation will take place between Sporting and Atleti to come to an agreement.

As it stands, it seems as though Gelson will make a transfer for the initial fee of €15m, plus €10m if variables (likely dependent on factors such as number of appearances, cup and league

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