Griezmann to sign with Barca, says Atleti CEO
With reports Barcelona are set to trigger Antoine Griezmann's release clause, the FC guys assess how the France star will fit into the current side. Sid Lowe shares the latest on Antoine Griezmann's links to Barcelona, and his hunch the dressing room would prefer Neymar return than bring in the Atleti star. With Antoine Griezmann in the news with his decision to leave Atletico Madrid, Frank Leboeuf is asked about his role in the France national team. Atletico Madrid CEO Miguel Angel Gil Marin says Antoine Griezmann will be playing for Barcelona next season, confirming what sources told ESPN FC in May.Griezmann, 28, communicated to Atletico that he would leave the club this summer in the final week of the La Liga season. At the time, sources at Barcelona told ESPN FC that the Spanish champions were hopeful of signing the forward.- Transfer Talk: PSG overtake Barca for De Ligt's signature- Take the Quiz: Which top European club should you... Can Antoine Griezmann fit in at Barcelona?
With reports Barcelona are set to trigger Antoine Griezmann's release clause, the FC guys assess how the France star will fit into the current side. Why Man United shouldn't break the bank for Oblak
ESPN FC's Steve Nicol says Manchester United should focus their efforts on keeping David de Gea happy before splashing the cash for Jan Oblak.
Source: Oblak wants Atleti exit, favours United
ESPN FC's Steve Nicol says Manchester United should focus their efforts on keeping David de Gea happy before splashing the cash for Jan Oblak. Steve Nicol gives his take on the latest transfer rumours, including Manchester United's interest in goalkeeper Jan Oblak and Benfica sensation Joao Felix. Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak wants to leave in the summer following broken promises over his future -- and the boyhood Manchester United fan favours a move to Old Trafford over Paris Saint-Germain, a source has told ESPN FC.Last week, Oblak voiced concerns about Atletico's competitiveness, with star forward Antoine Griezmann set to leave and Lucas Hernandez, Diego Godin, Filipe Luis and Juanfran also departing.- When does the transfer window close?- When are the Premier... Griezmann urges patience as future is decided
Sid Lowe shares the latest on Antoine Griezmann's links to Barcelona, and his hunch the dressing room would prefer Neymar return than bring in the Atleti star. Steve Nicol takes a look at the latest summer transfer rumours in Transfer Rater, including the possibility of PSG adding a couple more big stars to the fold. La Liga correspondent Sid Lowe delves into the inner workings of Antoine Griezmann's buyout clause and how it could delay an announcement on his future. Antoine Griezmann has told French TV show Telematin that he knows which club he wants to join, but asked for "patience" while his future is decided.Griezmann told Atletico Madrid he will move on in the summer, with another club set to pay his release clause when it drops to €120 million on July 1.TRANSFERSTransfer grades: Rating every major signing from EuropeWhy were Chelsea given a transfer ban?FC Exclusives- United won't consider Pogba sale- PSG nearing €75m De Ligt deal- United to improve De Gea offer- Oblak wants Atleti exit, favours Utd- Rabiot could stay at PSGSources have told ESPN FC that Barcelona are interested in the France forward, who turned them down last summer, but no decision on whether to trigger the clause this year has been... Oblak warns Atletico must match his ambition
With Antoine Griezmann in the news with his decision to leave Atletico Madrid, Frank Leboeuf is asked about his role in the France national team. With Paul Pogba linked with a return to Juventus and no players signed yet this summer, ESPN FC's Steve Nicol says Manchester United need to up their game in the transfer market. Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak has said that, despite recently signing a new contract, he only wants to stay at the club if they match his ambition.Oblak, 26, signed a new deal which ties him to the club until 2023 last April, but a source told ESPN FC soon afterwards that the Manchester United target's long-term future at the Wanda Metropolitano was dependent on the team competing for the biggest trophies.- When does the transfer window close?Since then, forward Antoine Griezmann has announced...