Informal talks between Diego Simeone and Edinson Cavani

According to today’s L’Équipe, Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has held informal discussions with PSG striker Edinson Cavani over the phone about the possibility of the Uruguayan moving to the Spanish side this summer.

Simeone is believed to be on the verge of signing a long-term contract extension with Atleti and became interested in entering into discussions with Cavani after Atletico player Diego Godin gave him Cavani’s contact details, so much so that the newspaper claims that Simeone’s condition of extending his contract is if the club sign Cavani this summer. 

The paper claims that Cavani is interested in a move.

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