The Atlético Madrid coach has hinted that he would be very happy to find his former French striker.
Antoine Griezmann is no longer in the odor of sanctity on the side of Barcelona, and many media specializing in the transfer window have suggested that a return to Atlético Madrid was possible. Rumors that have reached the ears of Diego Simeone. The coach of the Matelassiers was careful not to confirm or deny whether there is any contact with his former protégé. On the other hand, he did not hesitate to say all the good things he thought of him.
“Griezmann is an extraordinary player”
“I have a very good relationship, a great relationship beyond sports, since my daughters play with their sons. Beyond everything he has given Atlético, I want him to succeed at Barcelona, he is an extraordinary player, ”El Cholo said in an interview with AS.
Simeone then sought to defend the Frenchman’s record on Catalan soil : “In Barcelona, having seasons without being regular for him, he never goes below twenty goals. These are important figures and I hope he can consolidate the player he was in the European Cup, the World Cup, and in five years with us. .. I do not expect anything else that he triumphs in Barcelona. “
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