According to official news, Atletico defender Arias joined the Bundesliga team Leverkusen on loan and will play for the pharmaceutical factory next season.
Leverkusen said they can choose whether to buy out the player's contract after the loan expires. According to previously known news from Schila, the buyout fee was 13 million euros.
The 28-year-old Arias joined Atletico Madrid from Eindhoven in the summer of 2018. He played 51 times for the team in various competitions and scored 1 goal. Arias’s contract with Atletico Madrid will be in Expires in the summer of 2023.