Antoine Griezmann’s future could be played out in the coming days. His sister, who also manages her interests, has just arrived in Barcelona to discuss with the Blaugrana leaders.
The TV series Antoine Griezmann lasts several days in Barcelona, but the transfer of the striker from the France team is still at a standstill. The idea of an exchange that would have sent the Mâconnais back toAtlético de Madrid, considered by the FC Barcelona, was finally abandoned by the Catalan club, which did not find its account (Saul Niguez would have gone the opposite way). Result, Griezmann, and his salary which weighs heavily in the bloodless finances of the club, is still Blaugrana.
However, things could change in the days to come. According to the show El Chiringuito de Jugones, Maud Griezmann, the player’s sister, and especially his agent, arrived this Thursday morning in Barcelona. She is expected to meet with Barca leaders in the coming days, as all parties would like to see this issue resolved quickly.
Griezmann wants Atlético, but is it mutual?
Where can Griezmann go? We have to find a club that would be able to carry out this operation (financially), and to offer an attractive sporting challenge. Which greatly reduces the list. The Juventus track has cooled down, the one leading to PSG was mentioned. There is still the Premier League, but no club has really come forward for the moment, and some have other priorities (Haaland, Kane…).
According to El Chiringuito, Griezmann’s priority is to return to Atlético, where he felt at home (which is not the case in Barcelona). The problem, despite Diego Simeone’s desire to get it back, is that Colchoneros supporters did not digest at all the way “Grizi” forced his departure towards a competitor, two years ago. And on this subject, the president of Atlético did not really reassure the Griezmann clan. When asked if his club’s supporters would be willing to forgive Griezmann, Enrique Cerezo replied: ” I do not think so “. Not reassuring …