Antoine Griezmann in a match with FC Barcelona


Griezmann's new bib number at Barça ... or Manchester United

Published:24/03/2020 - 10:18h

Updated:24/03/2020 - 12:39h

Everything aims that Antoine Griezmann, that carries the dorsal number '17', goes it to him to change the next season. This yes, also could change of team

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The past summer, Antoine Griezmann turned into the stellar signing of the FC Barcelona. The Barcelona group, that already had tried it incorporate the previous season but that carried the pumpkins of the French, decided to credit the 120 million euros of his clause of rescission to reinforce his offensive plot and accompany to Leo Messi, Luis Suárez and his compatriot Ousmane Dembélé.

The leading Frenchman had a special idyll with the dorsal number '7', that had accompanied it first in his stage in the Real Sociedad, afterwards in which it lived in the Athletic of Madrid and, of course, in the French selection, with which would proclaim champion of the world. Alas for him, after his signing by the FC Barcelona, could not follow luciéndolo like Barcelona.

In the moment of his arrival to the Camp Nou, the dorsal '7' was property of Philippe Coutinho, to the that the club was trying him give exit. Nevertheless, LaLiga began with the still inscribed Brazilian with the '7' and Griezmann had to initiate the championship with the '17', that by rule no longer could change in spite of that the carioca finish yielded in the Bayern of Munich.

To day of today, the '7' is vacancy and the fact that Martin Braithwaite opted by the '19' can be a track more than definite to hint that Griezmann will inherit said dorsal from the next season. Some circumstances tied, of course to the fact that the French forward follow luciendo the T-shirt of the FC Barcelona the next season.

According to the informations published by the English media 'The Mirror', the Manchester United would be very interested in doing with the services of the French, in case that the Barça put him in the market this summer, something that would not be at all descabellado. In Old Trafford, Griezmann could lucir also this mythical '7' of George Best, David Beckham, Éric Cantona, Cristiano Ronaldo and that, recently, left free Alexis Sánchez.

Griezmann Does not have ensured his continuity

Antoine Griezmann is not fulfilling with the expectations that generated around his signing and his poor performance invites to think that the Barça will put him in the market. Neymar And Lautaro Martínez, objective prioritarios of the club, would be costly arrivals so much by price of traspaso as by wage, reason by which would not be compatible with keeping in the team to the French, second of the staff that more earns after Leo Messi.

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