Make MENAFN My Home Page
 
  Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Garcia agrees Atletico extension  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Kora - 18/02/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Kora) Garcia has played a key role for Diego Simeone's men this season, helping them move into the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League and occupy third in the La Liga table - level on points with Barcelona and Real Madrid



The 27-year-old has scored 15 goals in 33 appearances in all competitions and is delighted to have committed his future to the club



He told the club's official website: "I am very happy with the agreement. Both the club and I wanted to tie it up because I'm very comfortable here



"Now I'll just keep working to achieve the objectives with the group. Things are going very well and we will work to continue in this run.



Garcia's contracextension is a timely boost for Atletico, who face Milan in the first leg of their last 16 Champions League clash at San Siro on Wednesday




Jose Luis Perez Caminero, Atletico's sporting director, is delighted such a key player has opted to prolong his stay at Vicente Calderon



"Raul has earned his renewal with a lot of good work. He's been a very consistent player the last two seasons," he said



"He is one of the strongest men in the changing room and the proof is that this season he is one of three captains



"He provides both defensive and attacking option. We are very pleased with this agreement, and we hope he'll continue here for many more year

 
 


Kora




Loading, Please wait....


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help