Menu

Manchester United To Use Juan Mata As Bait In Atletico Madrid Swap Deal

Red Devils ready to let Atletico Madrid target leave.

Manchester United playmaker Juan Mata is reportedly a top target for La Liga giants Atletico Madrid, who could be open to a swap deal involving Koke, according to the Sun.

SEE ALSO:
Barcelona Line Up Shock Move For Manchester United Forward
Man City Look to Tempt Atletico Madrid Into Agreeing Player Swap Deal
Manchester United transfer news

The Spanish international has been out of favour with Louis van Gaal in recent games, having struggled to fully slot in to United’s system under the Dutchman.

The Red Devils, meanwhile, are known admirers of Atletico starlet Koke, who is widely regarded as one of the best young midfielders in Europe after some superb performances this season and last.

It could now be that Mata and Koke will swap places in the summer in a move that would suit both parties well.

SEE ALSO: best Premier League players 2014/15

More Stories Atletico Madrid CF Juan Mata Koke Manchester United FC