Final stretch for Joao … two months after his operation

Antoine Griezmann will not be the only offensive reinforcement that it is in the hands of Simeone for the next Atlético match. Against EspanyoHe, in addition to the French, the Argentine you can finally count on Joao Félix, facing the final stretch of his recovery. In fact, the 7 has trained for the second day in a row with the group with its sights set on its third rojiblanco season.

Good news for an Atlético who fully trusts that Joao, despite the competition, he ended up showing what he already pointed out during the months of October and November of last year, where he led next to Suárez a devastating attack which is now clearly reinforced with the aforementioned Griezmann and with Cunha, which will have a lot to prove to Simeone to earn a spot in the rotation.

Joao Félix exercises on Tuesday with Atlético.
Joao Félix exercises on Tuesday with Atlético.

But now we talk about a Joao who today marks two months since he was operated on in Porto for ankle discomfort That prevented him, according to his own environment, from performing regularly. Surpassed in the operating room, it is time for the young Portuguese star to step forward in an Atlético with a brutal offensive power for the 21-22 season.

Barça interest

That Joao Félix is ​​still in the first line is verified in the repeated attempts by Barça to take over his services the latest transfer market. It was tried, up to two occasions, to make a trade with Griezmann, but the rojiblancos declared him untransferable just at the moment in which the Portuguese is ready to be one more for Simeone.

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