Alberto Contador Will Leave Astana

Road: Alberto Contador and Astana will go their separate ways after this season is over. Astana made a contract proposal to him last Sunday after his third triumph in the Tour de France. The Kazakhs was then told that he wasn’t going to sign on for any of the new year with them.

Alberto Contador and Astana will go their separate ways after this season is over. Astana made a contract proposal to him last Sunday after his third triumph in the Tour de France. The Kazakhs was then told that he wasn’t going to sign on for any of the new year with them.

Rumors that prevailed in the cycling world has placed Alberto Contador in Bjarne Riis team roster for next season. The Dane has a partnership with Specialized, which in turn has a collaboration with Alberto Contador and ish last statement that he does not intend to extend with Astana reinforces these rumors.

Alberto Contador said numerous times in interviews during the tour that he would probably remain in Astana. It now looks to have been a game for the Gallery to not focus would be directed at the wrong things. Gazzetta dello Sport wrote that Alberto Contador is close to an agreement with Bjarne Riis and Mike Sinyard, founder of Specialized, should have convinced him to join Bjarne Riis during the final days of the tour.

As part of a possible move is expected the Spanish riders Benjamin Noval, Daniel Navarro, David De La Fuente and Jesus Hernandez to follow with its captain and thus leave Astana.