?Barcelona are preparing to enter a €15m “pact” with ?Atletico Madrid for the switch of Antoine Griezmann, according to reports in Spain.
The 27-year-old has been ?long tipped to be heading to the Camp Nou this summer, with it claimed an agreement between the Catalonians and the player is already in place.
Griezmann has been open to offers from Premier League clubs but it’s now sounding like he will head for a lifetime of trophies at Barcelona instead. Probably not a bad career move
— Dean Jones (@DeanJonesBR) May 8, 2018
In his current deal at the Wanda
Girezmann is understood to only have eyes for Ernesto Valverde’s outfit during the upcoming transfer window, with the attacker reportedly brushing aside other offers to force the move to Barca through.
However, the World Cup-bound Frenchman is keen to wrap up the move before heading to Russia this summer and wants the switch to be one that is agreed by both parties rather than B
But their hopes of maintaining the sound understanding with Atletico Madrid will not stop Barcelona doing all they can to land their man, with the report claiming that should the Spanish capital side choose not to accept the ‘pact’, the Catalonians will merely pay the €100m.
It is said that an outcome of the tabled offer should be made clear next week.