Atletico Madrid are contemplating a mortgage transfer for Arsenal outcast Ainsley Maitland-Niles as Diego Simeone appears to be like to seek out cowl for Kieran Trippier following his suspension.
On Wednesday, the Soccer Affiliation discovered Trippier responsible of 4 of seven alleged breaches of its betting rules.
The England defender was slapped with a worldwide ban and in consequence the Atletico are set to be with out the 30-year-old for 10 weeks – a complete of 13 video games.
In keeping with the Each day Mail, the LaLiga pace-setters, who sit high of the desk on purpose distinction, are able to speed up their curiosity in Maitland-Niles as Simeone appears to be like for an additional full-back to fill in in Trippier’s absence and maintain off the specter of Actual Madrid.
Maitland-Niles has struggled to interrupt into Mikel Arteta’s XI this season, beginning simply 4 Premier League matches this time period.
It’s believed he’s rising annoyed along with his lack of enjoying time and Atletico are able to reap the benefits of his unsure scenario in north London.
The versatile midfielder was broadly anticipated to depart the membership at the start of the window and was mentioned to be on the chopping block as Arsenal regarded to boost funds for his or her high targets.
Nonetheless, his excellent show within the Neighborhood Defend in opposition to Liverpool appeared to persuade the membership to maintain maintain of him.
Barcelona had been reportedly within the defender, however Mikel Arteta blocked the teenager’s transfer to the Spanish giants.