Atletico Madrid’s Óliver Torres joins Villarreal on loan
Atletico Madrid’s promising young midfielder, Óliver Torres will join Villareal on a six-month loan through the end of the season with an option for an additional year.
The arrival of Brazilian midfielder, Diego Ribas from Wolfsburg made young Oliver surplus to the requirement and with Atletico Madrid eager to continue the development of their promising youth product, Simeone has seen fit to allow the 19-year-old to leave on loan for the remainder of the season.
Following the season, Atletico Madrid and Villarreal will again meet to discuss the progress of the player and a possible fee for Villarreal to take Torres on loan for the 2014-15 season.
The loan move was confirmed after the two sides reached an agreement on Friday afternoon.