Oblak signs new Atlético Madrid deal running to 2023
Star goalkeeper Jan Oblak has broadened his agreement at Atlético Madrid through to June 2023.
The Slovenia international still had two years to run on his previous deal, but LaLiga side Atletico have moved to verify his future for the following four seasons.
The fresh agreement reportedly includes a discharge provision set at around €120million.
Oblak joined Diego Simeone’s side from Benfica in July 2014 and has established himself as a commendable successor to Thibaut Courtois.
The 26-year-old has started all 32 of the club’s league matches this term and his signature comes as another significant boost following Antoine Griezmann’s duty to a long haul bargain amid a year ago’s World Cup.
Oblak: « I’m happy to be here »
. »I’m very happy to have signed a contract extension and to be here, » Oblak said. « I will safeguard these hues to the best of my capacities and keep buckling down. »
Atletico are set to lose Lucas Hernández to Bayern Munich at the end of the season, while Diego Godín is relied upon to join Inter.
The Rojiblancos are second in LaLiga, four points in front of city equals Real Madrid and nine untied of pioneers Barcelona.