Antoine Griezmann has took the plunge and made a decision about his future. The French attacker made in true “LeBron James-style”, announced that he next season… at Atlético Madrid.
In an extensive documentary explained Griezmann his decision. A docu where the last months of his season has to be followed. We saw the Frenchman in his home in Madrid, as Fortnite player, as fragile a footballer, as a basket ball player with his brother and as a Europa League winner.
Eventually lands Griezmann is not for the Camp Nou Barça, but for the Wanda Metropolitano of Atlético Madrid. “I have decided to stay,” said the Frenchman. “Atletico are doing everything possible to players to attract them so that we in your own home the Champions League can win.”
Two days ago, Griezmann during a press conference in the French world cup base camp in the Russian Istra have noted that he is the knot had a great evening but it has “neither the time nor the place” was to clarify. That’s going to happen now anyway.
Catalan media said, Barcelona afkoopclausule of 100 million euros would have to pay to disconnect weeks at Atletico. Madrid sources have reported that the Frenchman a contract extension at Atletico would draw. In exchange, his annual salary will increase from 14 to 20 million euro.
Finally had the Pitch, so at the longest end. Was already there on Twitter, especially a lot of hoopla and howls of derision about the attention for ‘The Decision’ of Griezmann:
Griezmann soccer since the summer of 2014 for Atletico Madrid. He scored in four seasons 79 competitiegoals for Los Colchoneros, which he last month, the Europa League won. In the final against Marseille (3-0) was the striker with two goals decisive. In 2016 lost Griezmann with his club the Champions Leaguefinale against city rivals Real after penalty shoot-out.
At the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia is Griezmann (54 caps, 20 goals) with France one of the favourites for the title. Les Bleus open their tournament Saturday with a match against Australia.