Argentina winger Luciano Galletti is close to movong from Real Zaragoza to Atletico Madrid, the player has confirmed.
“I hope we can make it all official this week. I think my transfer to Atletico is imminent but so far they haven’t called me to say the deal is closed as there are still some matters to resolve,” Galletti told sports daily AS.
“I would like to sort these out quickly and hope it will all be done in two or three days.”
The 25-year-old, who was a member pof the Argentina squad that reached the final of the Confederations Cup in Germany last week, is set to become Carlos Bianchi’s third signing of the close season along with Serbia & Montenegro striker Mateja Kezman and Argentine forward Maxi Rodriguez.
Atletico are also in negotiations with Wolfsburg for Bulgarian midfielder Martin Petrov.