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The example of Thierry Henry, hope for Antoine Griezmann in Barça

Published:6/10/2019 - 12:07h

Updated:6/10/2019 - 12:07h

Antoine Griezmann faces a hard adaptation stage in Barça, but keeps his confidence and is getting advice. In his country is being recommended that he stays calm, and the best role model is Thierry Henry

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Antoine Griezmann is the signing crashes of the FC Barcelona 2019-20, and is put of full in a demanding phase of adaptation. The one of Macon left the Athletic of Madrid to give another step forward in his career, to a Camp Nou in which for the moment it is finding more difficulties that tranquility. In spite of the obstacles, the forward is decided to triumph in the City Condal.

And in the last months have multiplied the councils that has received, especially in his country. In France ask more time because his jump is not simple, and more taking into account the style barcelonista and his differences with the game of the 'colchoneros'. It warned it Christophe Dugarry that already dressed of Barcelona, and also Didier Deschamps that ensures that it is not concerned by his pupilo.

Perhaps the best role model for the Frenchman is one of his compatriots, the legendary Thierry Henry. In 2007, and also after having thrown backwards the year before, the one of Them Ulis decided to close a glorious stage like referent of the Arsenal to test luck in LaLiga. The circumstances were very alike, since the ex 'gunner' abandoned the tip to adapt to the band, and his confessions could serve to the recently arrived.

"I learnt to play again with 30 years. After what had achieved in the Arsenal, Monaco, Juve or the selection, saw and understood the game of a different way", confessed recently in an interview. The class, the goal and the determination both share it, with the exception that one had to adjust his look after almost a decade in the Premier League and the another has years of experience in the First Spanish Division.

Henry knew to do to perfection what is trying to do Griezmann, fit his class with the one of his mates and adapt to a new role. The today ex player had an important paper in the Barça of Pep Guardiola, and went to the Major League Soccer with a file more than respectable. 49 goals and 27 assistances in 121 parties adorned his curriculum, in addition to the feeling to having fulfilled with the expectations.

The statistics supports the efforts of Griezmann

Although it is centred in going back to shine and be decisive, the statistics supports the efforts of Griezmann, that already has an excellent in delivery and sacrifice for the fans culés. Although it is obvious that this is not the only that expects of the French, in nine commitments has contributed three so many and two assistances, a respectable balance for the complicated first days that is living. In his hand is to keep growing.

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