The alternative Premier League transfer targets: central midfielders
|DIEGO'S 2012-13 SEASON
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He assembled one of his most consistent runs to date with the German club - 10 goals and seven assists - but often looked an awkward fit in a side patently below his own impeccable personal levels.
His contract runs until 2015 but he is currently in the prime of an admittedly inconsistent career so far. When he is on form, though, there are few better. Linked with former club Atletico Madrid during this transfer window, he would provide value for any Premier League team.