“Barcelona” intends to purchase a world champion in football for 120 million euros

«Барселона» намерена купить чемпиона мира по футболу за 120 миллионов евро

Spanish football club “Barcelona” intends to acquire the famous French striker Atletico Madrid Antoine Griezmann. The transfer price can be up to 120 million euros, according to

According to the contract of 28-year-old player with Atletico, the amount of compensation will be reduced from 200 to 120 million euros on 1 July. The player himself has already declared that he will leave the club, but has not announced where he will continue his career.

Moreover, 20% of the transaction amount – 24 million euros – will receive the Spanish team real Sociedad, where the Frenchman started club career and played from 2009 to 2014.

For Atletico Madrid Griezmann played in 2014: the club bought him for 30 million euros. The team the player won the UEFA Europa League. In 2018 Griezmann became the world champion playing in the national team of France at the world championship held in Russia. In the final he helped the team beat Croatia with a score 4:2.

In the current championship of Spain striker managed to score 15 goals and giving nine assists.