Antoine Griezmann, in the offices of FC Barcelona


'Dart' from Griezmann to Atlético for how he left

Published:21/07/2019 - 09:57h

Updated:21/07/2019 - 09:57h

Antoine Griezmann played five seasons at Atlético de Madrid and would have liked to go out the door. However, the club asked him to say goodbye with a video

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Antoine Griezmann did not go of the Athletic of Madrid as it had liked him and as it deserved after five wonderful years defending the T-shirt rojiblanca. On the contrary that players like Juanfran and Diego Godín, that could sack to the big, the French announced his course with a cold video and without being able to have contact with the fans that has sung his goals during so much time.

In the interview conceded to Mark that has seen the light this same Sunday, Griezmann desvela that it was the Athletic of Madrid the one who forced him to sack by means of a video and no in an act like some of his mates. Something that did not like him to the Frenchman, that considers that it would have to have been able to leave of another form, and no by the rear door and with a possible complaint of by half.

When they asked after him what would say him to Gil Marín, was conclusive. "That it do not forget what speak in his own house with Andrea Berta and Cholo. The most important for me is that I tried to go out the best possible, to the way that said the club, had liked me can do it to the way of Juanfran or of Diego Godín, but asked me that it went with a video", explained.

To level of club, Griezmann considers that it left well: "I sacked Me well of the players, of the utileros, fisios and all the people, that was the most important". Besides, it encouraged to the club from the lejanía and showed very appreciated with the Cholo Simeone. "They are fichando important players, are doing a big team and with the Cholo already know that they go to be litigating always until the last moment because he is like this, the club is like this and I to the Cholo owe him a lot of", aimed.

Besides, Griezmann considers that his previous team deserves a Champions League and that is remodelling well the staff. "Yes, I think so (they deserve it). They are doing all the possible for this. The level that has carried the Cholo to the Athletic is incredible, unthinkable. And it keeps it, that is the most difficult. they are achieving It", it commented.

Griezmann Him it replanteó

Antoine Griezmann did not leave to escape this summer the train that yes had left to happen did a year. The French wanted to remain in the Athletic in a first moment, but considered that the ideal moment to arrive to the FC Barcelona was east. Now, it arrives had to be an important footballer for Ernesto Valverde.

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