Barcelona and the Madrid club would have reached an agreement for the French striker at the close of the European pass book.
Atlético de Madrid are close to delivering another big blow in a historic European transfer market: Antoine Griezmann was one step away from being a Colchonero again.
The Madrid club and Barcelona have reached an agreement for the French striker on the closing of the transfer window. As reported by journalist Fabrizio Romano, the attacker will go on loan -until June 2022- with a purchase option of 40 million euros.
At the same time, La Liga’s approval remains for Atlético to register him, according to the Catalan newspaper. Sport. The leadership of the Colchonero is consulting if everything is ready, after the departure of Saúl Ñiguez to Chelsea.
Now, not to mediate unforeseen, Griezmann will return to play at Atlético de Madrid, where he shone from the hand of Diego Simeone: won a Europa League, a European Super Cup and a Spanish Super Cup. In turn, he reached the final of the Champions League in 2016.
Griezmann’s numbers at Barcelona
Antoine Griezmann, 30, arrived at Barcelona in 2019: the Catalan club he paid the 120 million euros of the buyout clause and shook the transfer market that season. Since his arrival at the culé team, he has scored 35 goals in the 99 games played.
Griezmann for Joao Félix, the bomb exchange that Atlético and Barcelona analyzed
Barcelona and Atlético de Madrid analyzed a trade for which they negotiated against the clock: Antoine Griezmann for Joao Félix. However, the option lost weight as the hours passed. Finally, Everything indicates that the French attacker will play in the Colchonero, on loan, and will be the Portuguese partner.
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