Barca turn down Atleti bid for Tello

Barcelona have turned down an approach from Atletico Madrid for attacker Cristian Tello, reports have suggested.

Catalan newspaper Sport have revealed that the capital club enquired about making a move for the 21-year-old, but Tito Vilanova’s men refused their offer.

The Rojiblancos are said to have proposed both a loan move and made a bid for a permanent deal, however, the Blaugrana see the Spain U-21 international as a key player for next season.

Tello was impressive when called upon last term, scoring seven goals in 22 appearances.

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