French worldwide, Antoine Griezmann has introduced his departure from Atletico Madrid with a transfer to Barcelona very imminent.
In response to studies in Spain, Barcelona triggered the Frenchman’s £108million launch clause after he knowledgeable the membership about his need to affix the Catalans.
Griezmann snubbed a transfer to Barcelona final 12 months and by committing his future to Atletico Madrid. Issues nevertheless modified with the information of his exit which he made this night.
In a heartfelt video posted on social media, the ahead bid his farewells, saying:
‘It’s been an unbelievable 5 years; Thanks very a lot for every thing, I take you within the coronary heart.’
“I wished to inform the followers who’ve at all times given me loads of love that I’ve taken the choice to go away, to see different issues, to produce other challenges”
“The reality is it has been tough to take this route however it’s what I really feel I want and I want to thank all of you for the love you’ve gotten proven me throughout these 5 years.”
The Frenchman who penned a brand new deal at Atletico price round £22m 12 months in the past shall be becoming a member of Spanish Giants Barcelona forward of the 2019-2020 marketing campaign.