Atlético Madrid are closing in on a deal for Udinese right-back Nahuel Molina, as per Fabrizio Romano.
Atlético player Nehuén Pérez will join Udinese on a permanent deal as part of the transfer. Udinese and Atlético are in advanced talks and are discussing the payment terms involved.
Pérez played on loan at Udinese last season and is set to return to the Serie A club.
Diego Simeone looks to be finally replacing Kieran Trippier at right-back with a fellow Argentine. Molina (24) has represented Argentina at senior international level.