first_imgArsenal and Man Utd target Thomas Partey set for new £92m release clause Advertisement Comment MORE: Liverpool begin talks to sign Eduardo Camavinga ahead of Man Utd and ArsenalMORE: Arsenal make Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang transfer decision as Manchester United prepare £50m bid Advertisementcenter_img Partey has been excellent in the Atletico midfield this season (Picture: Getty Images)Atletico Madrid are working on a new deal for midfielder Thomas Partey which would see his buy-out clause rise to £92million, according to reports.Both Arsenal and Manchester United have been linked with the 26-year-old, but may be put off by a higher fee.Partey’s current contract which expires in 2023 has a release clause of just £42m, but the Spanish club are looking to tie down his future for the long term. Metro Sport ReporterFriday 20 Mar 2020 6:34 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Simeone wants to keep hold of midfield talisman Partey (Picture: Getty Images)According to Goal, Atletico are aware that the midfielder’s current cut-price fee is popping up on the radar of other European clubs, which will prompt them to take swift action.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTThe club acknowledge that the current terms of his contract are outdated relative to his importance to the team, making 24 La Liga appearances so far this season.The Ghana international was pivotal in both legs of Atletico’s Champions League win over Liverpool, which secured their place in the quarter-finals of the competition.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errorsArgentinian boss Diego Simeone is also keen to hold onto Partey, who came through the Spanish side’s academy.The club are also happy with his attitude throughout the contract negotiations, and are confident they can offer a deal the player will be willing to accept.The report states Partey is in line to take home an annual pay packet of around £4.1m, a big increase on his current salary.Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page.last_img

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