Antoine Griezmann in an act of Rakuten with Barça


The father of Griezmann: "I wanted him to go to Barcelona the past year"

Published:21/07/2019 - 21:04h

Updated:21/07/2019 - 21:25h

The father of Antoine Griezmann has broken his silence and has spoken of the signing of his son to FC Barcelona. He has recognised that if it went by him, Griezmann would be gone to Barça the past season

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Antoine Griezmann fichó the past week by the FC Barcelona after a serial that practically has lasted a year and half. The French forward was about to to arrive to the group barcelonista the past season, but finally decided to remain in the Athletic of Madrid. This summer darse that it did not take the correct decision and gave course backwards when accepting the proposal of the culés, that followed interested in doing with his services.

The father of the ex rojiblanco has spoken with the half Barça Inside on this subject and on what supposes for him that his son play in the Barcelona. "It was the apotheosis. The Barcelona is the best of the best. I follow to the Barça from the years of Cruyff, Stoitchkov and all the big players that have been there. It is an identity futbolística impressive. It is gigantic, fantastic. There are not words to describe how seat me", explained.


"The year happened I wanted that my son played in the Barça to 200%, but went his decision"


Allan also referred to the fact that his son refused the offer culé does a campaign and ensured that he always said him that it had to accept it and play in the Barcelona. "I have said this many times. At the beginning, when it left to the Real Sociedad. Afterwards for the Barça... When it did his election the past year, I wanted that fichase by the Barça to 200%. But it went his decision, is he the professional", commented.

The ex '7' of the Athletic said that when enteró of his signing the first that did was to call to his father, Allan spoke of what felt when Antoine explained him that it already was a Barcelona more. "It was very estresado because never there is any certainty in the football. It was a true relief when it signed. I said me 'at last!' Because from the beginning it was a signing complicated", affirmed of the serial that resulted to be the signing of the attacker.

In spite of the words of affection of Griezmann from his arrival, there is interested that still they save him some grudge for refusing to the Barça in the past. His father has clear that the forward will convert the whistles in applauses in the terrain of game. "I do not have fear because as it says Antoine, is in the field where plays . It has learnt of his errors, knows it, but is on the terrain of game where decides everything", aimed.

Elogió To Leo Messi

The ex of the Real Sociedad will share forward beside Leo Messi. The couple that both could form could be lethal and both have to be the leaders of the Barcelona attack. Allan Griezmann elogió to the Argentinian and his way to play. "It is the best player of the world, thinks in the other, does decisive passes and leaves the penaltis to his mates. It is beautiful to see how plays the football in the Barça", finalised.

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