Finally the Spanish La Liga giants, Atletico Madrid truly inaugurated the transfer of young French midfielder, Thomas Lemas. This 22-year-old player was imported from AS Monaco and has officially introduced the Atletico Madrid side.
For your information, Thomas Lemar indeed seized the attention of the public through his brilliant performances along with the French Ligue 1 giants in the last three seasons. He even played a major role in the success of the Leonardo Jardim landing club winning the French Ligue 1 title in the 2016/17 season.
No wonder if lately Thomas Lemar has been associated with a number of European giants several times, including Arsenal, Atletico Madrid, Liverpool, to Inter Milan. In the end Atletico Madrid, which is often associated with this 22-year-old figure.
It’s just that, Atletico Madrid fans had felt anxious because their beloved club never announced the transfer of the French National Team midfielder. Well, finally the anxiety is no longer felt by Atletico Madrid fans, because Los Rojiblancos has announced their success in attracting Lemar from AS Monaco.
The news was confirmed by Atletico Madrid on Monday (07/30) local time. In his first interview as an Atletico Madrid player, Lemar himself claimed to be very happy, and he was so enthusiastic about playing for the Spanish La Liga giants
“I am very happy to be here, Antoine and Lucas have told me a lot about this club. I am very happy with the decision I made. ”
“I know this team demands hard work and I will give all my skills to the team. If I need to run more, I will do it without problems. “Lemar was quoted by BBC Sport.
During playing for AS Monaco, Thomas Lemar himself recorded 118 appearances and scored 22 goals including in all competitions. At Atletico Madrid itself, he will wear number 11.