Barcelona studying a cost-cutting formula for France international footballer

Barcelona are continuously studying formulas to make the Antoine Griezmann swap deal happen. They need him off the wage bill.  Antoine Griezmann Griezmann is not up for losing any of his money, however, and is part of a collective pandemic deal that he doesn’t want to break. It was signed by all the squad in … Continue reading Barcelona studying a cost-cutting formula for France international footballer

Diego Simeone wants Griezmann back at Atletico Madrid

Antoine Griezmann’s future looks increasingly close to the Wanda Metropolitano. It's a win-win for Barca because the Spanish giants need to rid themselves of his salary and the French footballer would like to play for his former side. FC Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring the goal during the match between FC Barcelona v Real … Continue reading Diego Simeone wants Griezmann back at Atletico Madrid

Suarez expresses disgust for Koeman after winning La Liga with Atletico Madrid

Luis Suárez has slammed Ronald Koeman for lacking personality and also hit out at former Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu after winning LaLiga with Atlético Madrid. The 34-year-old striker was controversially allowed to leave Barça for domestic rivals Atlético after six successful seasons at Camp Nou. Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi at Barcelona Suárez key to Atlético … Continue reading Suarez expresses disgust for Koeman after winning La Liga with Atletico Madrid

Atletico Madrid interested in Barcelona’s Griezmann

Barcelona want to swap Antoine Griezmann for Atletico Madrid forward Joao Felix this summer, according to Esport 3 journalist Lluis Canut. Canut claims the fact Jorge Mendes is the agent of Felix makes a possible swap deal possible. According to the cited media, Atletico would be delighted to have Griezmann back at the club, while … Continue reading Atletico Madrid interested in Barcelona’s Griezmann

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Atletico Madrid disappointed with Barcelona’s performance

Atletico Madrid defeated Barcelona 1-0 at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday night and there was surprise in the home dressing room at what they saw from their opponents. The Atleti players, especially the veterans, couldn't quite believe how poor and indifferent the Blaugrana seemed. Diego Simeone's side were hungrier and, quite simply, better. Even though Barcelona … Continue reading Atletico Madrid disappointed with Barcelona’s performance

Messi not happy with Barcelona

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi has taken another swipe at the club’s board when he criticised the way it treated fellow forward Luis Suarez who left the Catalan club for Atletico Madrid on Thursday. Barcelona’s new coach Ronald Koeman told Suarez he was surplus to requirements when he took over last month. The 33-year-old Suarez moved … Continue reading Messi not happy with Barcelona

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Does Griezmann regret leaving Atletico Madrid?

Much like FC Barcelona's title challenge in LaLiga, hope is running out for Antoine Griezmann at the club. A year after his arrival and he isn't eating at the same table as Messi, he's not even allowed into the same restaurant. Griezmann is concerned about his performances and that shows whenever he steps out onto … Continue reading Does Griezmann regret leaving Atletico Madrid?

PSG to blame for Edison Cavani’s delayed move to Spain

Edinson Cavani is eager to complete a move to Atletico Madrid but Paris Saint-Germain are still standing in the way of the Uruguayan. The brother and agent of the striker is in Madrid, drawing up the details of the contract that may, or may not, eventually be signed. Findings from media reports show that, despite the wishes of Atletico and Cavani for the … Continue reading PSG to blame for Edison Cavani’s delayed move to Spain

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Griezmann regrets leaving Atletico Madrid for these reasons

New Barcelona forward Antoine Griezmann believes that he hasn't got anything to apologize about as he was unveiled as a Blaugrana player. This is despite the Frenchman saying in a documentary that he would be staying at Atletico Madrid, as well as allegations from his former club that Barcelona should pay more than his release clause. "[Regarding the documentary] If I have … Continue reading Griezmann regrets leaving Atletico Madrid for these reasons

Andrea Pirlo: Juventus lacked motivation against Atletico Madrid

  Former Juventus midfielder Andrea Pirlo has expressed disappointment over their Champions League defeat to Atletico Madrid at the Wanda Metropolitano, blaming it on lack of motivation. Talking about the unimpressive performance on Wednesday, Pirlo, who wore the captain’s armband before retirement, said the Serie A champions failed for “lack of will to play.” Diego … Continue reading Andrea Pirlo: Juventus lacked motivation against Atletico Madrid