Antoine Griezmann: Atletico Madrid forward to stay at La Liga club

Sherman Parsons
June 15, 2018

Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has revealed he will be staying at the club this summer, amid reports of a move to Barcelona.

The Frenchman has been linked with a move away from the Spanish capital for well over 12 months, with a move to Manchester United highly anticipated last summer.

However, Griezmann, who is now on World Cup duty with France, made the announcement to stay with Atletico on Spanish television outlet Movistar+.

Griezmann joined Atletico from Real Sociedad in 2014 and has scored 112 goals in all competitions for the club.

"I feel there are things to do with Atletico", Griezmann added.

"It's a mess, you have to think it over". 'We always come second or third. How much they won't pay me.

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When asked if he will leave Liverpool, Salah told Egyptian TV channel ON ENT: "All that I can say is that I'm happy to be here and I've adapted to the prevailing atmosphere".

He missed out on winning the Champions League in 2016, failing to score a penalty in the 1-1 draw in the final which Real Madrid won following a shootout, but lifted a first major trophy with Atletico in the Europa League final.

"They are doing everything they can to keep Atletico growing and so that they can play the Champions League final, hopefully at home [in 2019]. This is going to make a difference".

After France take on the Socceroos on Saturday, Didier Deschamps men face up against Peru and finally Denmark in Group C.

His "decision" behind him, Griezmann can now focus on the World Cup with France.

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