Barcelona have rekindled curiosity in Antoine Griezmann after the famous person ahead grew pissed off about Atletico Madrid’s current failings, based on studies.
Griezmann, 27, publicly rejected robust overtures from the La Liga champions final summer time through his controversial ‘The Determination’ documentary. However with assist wanted for the ageing Luis Suarez up prime and the France worldwide turning into vexed by 2018/19’s incapacity to problem for prime trophies, the Catalans are getting ready to return in with a contemporary bid.
L’Equipe have acknowledged that an method has been made to representatives for a contract price €16 million, internet, till 2024. Barca additionally consider they will land the participant for €120m till June, because the €200m clause in a brand new deal was solely legitimate final summer time.
Griezmann’s change of coronary heart comes after Atleti surrendered a 2-Zero first-leg benefit to crash out towards Juventus within the Champions League’s spherical of 16 throughout midweek. Saturday’s 2-Zero loss at Athletic Bilbao additionally ended any slim hopes of touchdown the La Liga crown, with suitors Barca probably opening up a 10-point lead once they meet Actual Betis on Sunday.
The attacker has notched 130 instances in 247 appearances for Los Rojiblancos since July 2014’s €30m swap from Actual Sociedad.
Eintracht Frankfurt loanee and Serbia ahead Luka Jovic had been rumoured to be Barca’s No1 goal.