Report: Atletico Madrid want Carlos Bacca

Sevilla forward Carlos Bacca emerges as a reported transfer target for Atletico Madrid.

Sevilla forward Carlos Bacca is a reported transfer target for Atletico Madrid.

The Spanish champions are in the market for at least two new forwards this summer following the departure of David Villa and the expected loss of Diego Costa to Chelsea.

Manchester City's Alvaro Negredo and Chelsea's Romelu Lukaku have both been strongly linked with the La Liga champions, but it is understood that Atletico are currently pursuing other targets.

One of those targets, according to Marca, is Colombian forward Bacca, who scored 21 times for Sevilla last season after joining from Club Brugge.

Seven of Bacca's 21 goals came in Sevilla's triumphant Europa League campaign.

Share this article now:
Manchester City's Spanish striker Alvaro Negredo celebrates scoring a goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Liverpool at Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England on December 26, 2013
Read Next:
Report: City determined to keep Negredo
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CBarcelona38289199297093
2Atletico MadridAtletico382310558223679
3Real Madrid382210694445076
4Valencia38227965382773
5Villarreal38187135750761
6Real Betis38186146061-160
7Sevilla38177144958-958
8Getafe381510134233955
9EibarEibar38149154450-651
10GironaGirona38149155059-951
11Espanyol381213133642-649
12Real Sociedad38147176659749
13Celta Vigo381310155960-149
14AlavesAlaves38152214050-1047
15Levante381113144458-1446
16Athletic Bilbao381013154149-843
17Leganes38127193451-1743
RDeportivo La CorunaDeportivo38611213876-3829
RLas PalmasLas Palmas3857262474-5022
RMalaga3855282461-3720

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand