Juanfran: Future decision postponed until the end of the season

Atletico Madrid defender Juanfran has confirmed that the club have offered him a contract extension, but he is delaying a decision on his future until the end of the season.

The veteran full back's current deal expires in June, and there had been speculation that his eight-year stint with Los Rojoblancos, however he confirmed that he will make a decision soon.

"I have been offered a new contract, bu I have postponed it.

"The important thing now is the team and ending the season strongly.

"Atletico have shown a lot of faith by this offer, but these decisions are not easy and I will speak with my family before I decide."

Manager Diego Simeone is keen to keep he former Osasuna man for at least another season, particularly with Diego Godin and Filipe Luis set to leave he club his summer – however he reported to be concerned over a lack of playing time in 2019-20.

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