Filipe Luis and Antoine Griezmann in a training session of Atlético de Madrid


Filipe Luis reveals why Griezmann left Atlético de Madrid

Published:8/09/2019 - 18:20h

Updated:8/09/2019 - 20:52h

Filipe Luis enjoys his new life in Brazil, but does not forget his successful stage in Spain. The left back has revealed why Antoine Griezmann left Atlético de Madrid and also talked about the Neymar case

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The market of signings of the summer 2019 has had a lot of action, and one of the traspasos sounded has been the one of Antoine Griezmann. After several amagos recent, does some months confirmed the goodbye of the French to the Athletic of Madrid, to concretise the jump fallido of does a year and mudarse definitively to the FC Barcelona. One of his ex mates has given several important details in relation to this change of airs.

In an interview conceded to the newspaper 'Mark', Filipe Luis has revealed why left the one of Macon of Wanda Metropolitan, after five seasons defending the interests 'colchoneros'. The one of Santa Catarina has analysed the sportive actuality so much to individual level like community, and does not have doubts on the decision of the Frenchman: "I understood his exit, carried a lot of years in the Athletic and had win of something new".

"While it was in the Atleti gave us a lot, I think that has given back all what the club bet by him", has explained the left side, that remembers that in 2014 credited 30 million euros by a young forward that working beside Diego Simeone has consolidated like one of the best of the planet, and whose performance and delivery, besides, went absolutely intachables.

"Be long in the same place could carry him to a state of comfort that no longer was him motivating. So all understood him and would have to remember him with a lot of affection, went the best of all", has added, aiming to that after the effort that made the changing room to ensure his continuity, the understanding was a feeling that extended in the club, especially between his mates.

It is not the first time that the Brazilian definende to Griezmann, of the one who spoke after the discussion that caused his farewell. The champion of the world complained slightly because it could not enjoy of the acts of celebration that the entity yes devoted to other referents like Diego Godín, Juanfran or the own Filipe, and east answered that it is complicated that the fans and the club understand that a crack abandon them by another big.

Filipe Luis thinks on the case Neymar

Also it has thought Filipe on the case Neymar, since it thinks that wanted to return to the Barça but wait that recover his best level in the PSG: "I do not know if it wanted to go back, I want to think so, because if no, it had not sounded two months his name every day. But it is not easy to go out of the PSG because it does not be used to to sell. I see him with the calm soul after saying that it remains in Paris. Be so much pending time of your future is very complicated".

"I lived it when it was in the Sportive and was to see if fichaba by the Barça, Athletic, afterwards to the hour to go out of Chelsea... In these weeks does not sleep . Sure that has many win to play, in the PSG can develop to the maximum, on have to Mbappé, Icardi, Cavani... It is important that win something, that go back to be Neymar", has explained, recalcando that the key is that his compatriot was happy.

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