Simeone will continue to coach until his contract expires confirms Atletico chief
7 June 2016,
"No, I haven't spoken with anybody from the AFA," he said on Monday in response to a question from reporters ahead of Atletico's Champions League quarter-final second-leg
Madrid: Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo reassured the football club’s fans by saying that Argentine Diego Simeone will continue to coach the team until his 4-year contract expires.
When asked about the team’s preparations for the next football season, Cerezo on Monday said that Atletico are looking for a striker, as well as other options, reports Efe.
Cerezo avoided commenting on possible talks with Benfica’s Argentine midfielder Nico Gaitan, while he said the club plans to purchase a striker who scores a lot of goals and will help the team win a lot of trophies.
When asked about renewing the contract of home grown forward Fernando Torres, Cerezo said that negotiations are still ongoing but are expected to conclude soon.