Date: 11th July 2017 at 7:00pm
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Madrid based publication AS have reported that Atletico Madrid have not agreed a deal for Monaco midfielder . The Brazilian was said to have agreed terms to stay at the Ligue One side until January before making the move to .

Atletico have however denied that any negotiations have taken place. The midfielder has been linked to a host of clubs, including , , and in recent months.

The 23 year old joined the Ligue One champions from Portuguese side Rio Ave two years ago for approximately £5m after a two year spell in France. His prospective move to Atletico was estimated at roughly €45m or £40m.

The midfielder played an integral role in Monaco’s league triumph last campaign, as well as helping his team to the Champions League semi-finals. He played 55 games last season in all competitions, scoring 12 goals and contributing six assists