In July 2015, Yannick Carrasco arrived at Colchoneros for 15 million euros. A quarter-finalist in C1, he comes out of a full season at AS Monaco. “It was a very important day for me”He explains. “This transfer allowed me to grow because I was still a very young player (22 years old). I had to prove that I had the level to play here.”
Several episodes have marked Carrasco’s adventure in the Spanish capital. His first target is one of them. He opened his counter on 18 October 2010 against Real Sociedad. “That’s when I came to know that I have the talent to grow in this club. It is not easy to play for such a team. But I knew that with my personality and my qualities, I can achieve something big in this club. “Apparently, this isn’t the only memory the 28-year-old has since arrived in Belgium. Notably 33 others will follow him during his time at Atleti.