Atletico Madrid make tidy profit over Elias Sporting Lisbon sale

Atletico Madrid have sold midfielder Elias to Sporting Lisbon. The Brazilian only moved to Atletico in January, but has been sold to Sporting for €8.85 million.

Atletico Madrid have sold midfielder Elias to Sporting Lisbon.

The Brazilian only moved to Atletico in January, but has been sold to Sporting for €8.85 million.

Elias was not in the plans of Atletico coach Gregorio Manzano for the new season.

The midfielder had joined Atletico from Corinthians for a fee of €7 million.

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