Atletico Madrid sign 19-year-old San Lorenzo striker Angel Correa in €8m deal

Fernando Torres, Sergio Aguero, Radamel Falcao & Diego Costa.

These are four reasons for you to sit up and take notice when Atletico Madrid sign a striker.

Atletico Madrid have signed San Lorenzo striker Angel Correa for eight million euros.

Correa will join Diego Simeone’s side at the completion of San Lorenzo’s Copa Libertadores campaign.

The deal was completed on Tuesday night and Atletico have taken out insurance in case Correa picks up an injury during his remaining games at San Lorenzo.

Correa, compared to both Sergio Aguero and Juan Roman Riquelme in Argentina, scored six goals in 36 matches for San Lorenzo in 2013/2014.

Of course, this will intensify the rumours that Diego Costa will join Chelsea, which is a certainty in the coming days…