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Griezmann vs Godín: cross of swords between 'brothers'
Published:1/10/2019 - 16:17h
Updated:1/10/2019 - 16:17h
Last season, Griezmann and Godín were partners in Atlético de Madrid. In summer, both changed their airs and now faces will be seen in Champions
This Wednesday to the 21:00 hours (peninsular schedule Spanish) will take place in the Camp Nou one of the most attractive parties of the second day of the phase of groups of the Champions League, that will confront to the FC Barcelona and to the Inter of Milan. Both teams reinforced with players contrasted in summer and curiously, two of them played in the same team.
We are speaking of Antoine Griezmann and of Diego Godín, that the past campaign were footballers of the Athletic of Madrid. In fact, both were key pieces in the team of Diego Pablo Simeone, since the French was the big offensive leader of the team and the Uruguayan was captain and titularísimo in the defence. Besides, they saved a big friendship out of the field.
In fact, the Uruguayan defence was somebody that influenció entirely to Griezmann in summer of 2018 to convince him that it remained in the Athletic of Madrid, since in this moment the FC Barcelona already was had to pay his clause of rescission, of 100 million euros. Finally, the Frenchman accessed to the wishes of his fellow and remained in Wanda Metropolitan.
Both shared matt and, in fact, Godín was one of the first that went out in the defence of Griezmann when the public 'colchonero' took it with him for thinking in going . A year after all that, both decided to abandon the Madrilenian team: the Uruguayan to leave free and free of agreement to the Inter of Milan and the French to the FC Barcelona after the payment of his clause, that already had gone up to 120 'kilos'.
The destination is wayward and the draw of the phase of groups of the Champions League placed together to his two teams. This Wednesday, Griezmann will treat to claim in the Camp Nou and Godín will try to avoid it. Both know to perfection, know his virtues, his defects and what it is necessary to do to win him the game to the another. During 90 minutes, there will be friendship between them.
Griezmann, with win to like
Antoine Griezmann has left, for the moment, some chispazos of his quality and of his capacity goleadora in front of the public of the Camp Nou. In a party of the dimensions of the that will take place this Wednesday, expects that it step advance, although in front will have to a Godín that knows all his repertoire and that no will put it to him at all easy.