Star French striker Antoine Griezmann before the start of the world Cup to clarify his club future.
Griezmann for a long time wavered between signing a new contract with “Atletico” or transition to “Barcelona”. In the end, the French did not dare to be in the shadow of Lionel Messi and chose to stay in Madrid.
“The day before departure for the world Cup I decided to stay. I got the information about the project, about transfers. And it’s great the club is doing everything possible to the team grew and was able to win the Champions League. I feel the pressure and want to show everyone that I’m not wrong, I trust the club and my teammates,” said Griezmann in the documentary, dedicated to his future.
Along with a significant increase in wages a strong argument for Griezmann when choosing between atlético and Barcelona was the recent 65-million transfer of midfielder “Monaco” and the national team of France Tom Lemar.
Griezmann plays in atlético in the summer of 2014. In Madrid, the 27-year-old forward has grown to one of the best players in the world and contender for the Golden ball.
Over four seasons in Atletico’s Antoine Griezmann all tournaments played 209 matches, scoring 112 goals and gave 40 assists.