Lucas Hernandez Confirms He Rejected The Opportunity To Join Real Madrid From Atletico Madrid
Real Madrid made an offer to sign Lucas Hernandez from Atletico Madrid, according to the defender
Lucas Hernandez revealed that he turned down the chance to leave Atletico Madrid during the summer transfer window
“I didn’t pay too much attention [to the offer],” Lucas said to RMC Sport. “I was 100 per cent focused on my club, where I had recently signed a new contract.
“My agent told me about it. When he said there was an opportunity to go to Real Madrid, I told him I couldn’t do that.
“Atletico are my club, a team who have given me everything. I’m an honest person and I couldn’t go to Madrid.
“I hope I can stay here for a very long time, but football moves very fast. If an offer comes in that I can’t refuse…”