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“Barcelona” has expressed its willingness to pay Atletico Madrid € 100 million for the transition striker of the national team of France Antoine Griezmann. It is reported Sport.es.
According to the publication, the President of Barcelona Josep Maria Bartomeu has already contacted the President of the club of Madrid and Enrique Cerezo stated that “Barcelona” will pay for forward the desired amount of compensation prescribed in his contract.
In January 2018 the leadership of “Barcelona” declared that has spent all available for transfers money. The club has paid 120 million euros for the midfielder, Liverpool’s Phillipe Coutinho.
Griezmann went to atlético in the summer of 2014. The current striker’s contract with the club up to June 30, 2022. In March, the footballer refused to extend the agreement with the Madrid team.
This season, the forward played for Atletico Madrid 46 matches in all competitions and scored 27 goals. Together with the team the player has reached the final of the Europa League. In the final match, atlético will meet with French “Marseilles”.
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