Man United & Antoine Griezmann
With just a few weeks to pass until the January transfer window opens, transfer stories are back on the agenda.
Already this week stories linking Man United and Antoine Griezmann have been doing the rounds.
On Sky Sports this week, Spanish pundit Guillem Balague delved into his understanding of Griezmann’s next career move.
Balague confirmed that the French international is a target for Man United and Barcelona this summer.
Griezmann’s commands a 200 million euro transfer fee in January, but that fee drops to 100 million euros in the summer.
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Atletico star off to Barcelona?
But on Spanish radio on Tuesday night it was claimed that Barcelona are set to land Griezmann this summer.
According to the Independent, there is the growing feeling among sources close to Atletico Madrid and their star player that he’s set to seal a transfer to Barcelona instead.
While, on Catalunya Ràdio on Tuesday night, it was announced that Barcelona will sow up a deal for Griezmann at the end of the season.
It was also revealed on the Spanish airwaves that Barcelona are hopeful of getting a slight discount in the fee for Griezmann.
Quique Guasch: "#GRIEZMANN fitxarà aquest estiu pel Barça, si això no és així, deixo de venir al programa!"
— Club de la Mitjanit (@ClubMitjanit) December 12, 2017
Griezmann has five goals and three assists in the Spanish top flight this season.