ATLETICO MADRID insist they are going to hold Paris Saint-Germain goal Filipe Luis and £70m-rated No 1 Jan Oblak.
President Enrique Cerezo claimed former Chelsea left-back Luis and one-time Liverpool and Manchester United goal Oblak should keep after the European switch window closes tomorrow.
PSG have been monitoring Brazilian Luis, 33, who Atletico worth at round £25m.
And Slovenia keeper Oblak, 25, reportedly topped Liverpool chief Jurgen Klopp’s record of summer season targets, forward of Brazil’s first-choice stopper Alisson.
However the Reds baulked at Oblak’s buy-out clause of 100million euros – about £90m – though it’s thought £70m might need been sufficient to signal him
Liverpool as an alternative introduced in Alisson from Roma for a world-record price for a keeper of £66.8m.
ESPN report Cerezo as saying: “Oblak is a superb goalkeeper and an excellent particular person and he has an extended contract with us – €100m does not look like rather a lot.
“There are three years left on his contract and you’re beginning to ask questions. Everyone seems to be vital for this nice squad.”
Oblak’s choices might need been restricted anyway, although, as Actual Madrid, Liverpool, Chelsea and United have all sorted out their points between the sticks.
In the meantime, Cerezo mentioned “no supply” had been made for Luis.
He added: “He’s a a lot wanted participant for Atleti. And, like all the required gamers, he has to remain.”
Atletico supervisor Diego Simeone has additionally prompt he would combat arduous to retain Luis.
The Argentinian, in cost since 2011, mentioned: “All I can say about Filipe Luis is that the participant is aware of how a lot we love him and the way vital he’s for us.
“I at all times need one of the best for the gamers who’ve given us a lot, and clearly I do not need Filipe to go away.”