Barcelona & Man United-linked Griezmann gives update on his future

Griezmann wants to leave Atletico

Antoine Griezmann joined Atletico Madrid in 2014 from Real Sociedad.

Griezmann has since gone on to make over 250 appearances for the Spanish outfit, in which he has scored 133 and assisted 50.

However, at the end of the 2018/19 season, Griezmann announced that he will be leaving Atletico Madrid this summer.

It was subsequently reported that FC Barcelona were close to signing the 28-year-old.

MADRID, SPAIN – DECEMBER 08: Antoine Griezmann of Atletico Madrid celebrates after scoring his team’s second goal during the La Liga match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Deportivo Alaves at Wanda Metropolitano on December 8, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

Griezmann gives future update

However, it has since been reported that some Barcelona players have ‘vetoed’ Griezmann joining the club.

Manchester United have also been linked with a move for Griezmann.

Griezmann is currently on international duty with France.

It is while away with France that Griezmann has provided a fresh update on his future.

Speaking to French outfit Telefoot, the forward had the following to say:

“I know where I want to go, and the sacrifices I have to make to get there, I’m just asking for a little patience, as soon as I can say it will be with pleasure.”

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