Leo Messi, celebrating a goal with Griezmann


Griezmann: "Messi, Suárez and me are learning to know each other"

Published:24/11/2019 - 20:43h

Updated:24/11/2019 - 23:43h

After more than three months since LaLiga began, Antoine Griezmann is still in the process of adaptation. The French commented on some aspects of the situation in Barça

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At the beginning of this month of July, confirmed one of the big movements of the market of traspasos: Antoine Griezmann turned into new footballer of the FC Barcelona for the next five seasons after the club culé credited the clause of rescission that the French attacker had in his agreement with the Athletic of Madrid, of 120 million euros.

Until the moment, the French is not having a performance that arrive to the expectations that generated after his arrival, although from the club there is full confidence in that it can surpass this process of adaptation. In an interview conceded to Uefa.com, Griezmann spoke about this and of the relation with his new mates.

"Now game by the left, a new position for me and deal to accustom me"

About his relation with Leo Messi and Luis Suárez, the leading Frenchman left clear that it is good and that is knowing them. "Yes, I am really shy and no gives me very well go to speak with the people; I am not the type of person that will begin the conversation, am too shy, but Luis, Leo and I are learning to know and already have gone to dine together", ensured.

Griezmann Believes, besides, that over time will learn to understand better with them. "Our relation only can improve over time. And it is obvious that what can suceder in the lawn only can help us to feel us more comfortable", said, adding on Messi that it is "a player that never will see again in the next 40 years".

The leading Frenchman, of the that had said that it did not have chemistry with the Barcelona captain, undid in praises to him. "Only we can enjoy of his football, ​​already are his mate of team, the viewers in the terracings or his trainer, because what does with the balloon is incredible, is a true delight see it play", affirmed.

The learning of Griezmann

Antoine Griezmann recognised that it still has to adapt​ to the game of the FC Barcelona and to his new position like left extreme. "You have to see your parties, see your possibilities, see what do when your team has the balloon. Like this it learns . Now game by the left, a new position for me and deal to accustom me", commented.

Besides, it admitted that it still has to learn to understand the movements of his mates. "Also deal to learn and to understand how play my mates. All are new for me. Still I do not control the careers of Suárez, Messi or Dembélé... Deal to understand it the fastest possible because the team needs me, but sometimes is difficult. When have the balloon, still is missing me confidence to happen or shoot to goal, but will arrive over time", sentenced.

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