The 25-year-old has emerged as a key element of Diego Simeone’s midfield over the course of the final two seasons, following mortgage spells on the likes of Mallorca and Almeria.
After crashing out of the Champions League and dropping out of the race for the Spanish league title in latest weeks, nevertheless, Atletico are prone to clean up their squad in the summertime.
Saul Niguez has already been linked with a transfer to City with a deal already in place for Hector Herrera to switch the Spain worldwide.
Metro.co.uk revealed final week that Pep Guardiola can be available in the market for an all-action midfielder who might ultimately succeed City stalwart Fernandino.
Based on ESPN, the Ghana worldwide is contemplating his future and has already been the topic of Premier League curiosity with a number of golf equipment having been alerted to his €50 million buy-out clause.
‘The Premier League is a good league, it’s very aggressive and has a few of the greatest gamers on the earth,’ Thomas stated final summer season.
‘Hopefully, one day. I would like to play there.’