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Confirmed: Griezmann Signs New Atletico Deal

Antoine Griezmann Signs New Atletico Madrid Deal

By Kurt Buckerfield - Jun 19, 2018 07:42 AM @KurtLaduma

France international Antoine Griezmann has extended his stay at Atletico Madrid, snubbing interest from FC Barcelona despite the likes of Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez urging him to sign for the Catalan club.

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The Spanish club announced on Monday evening that the 27-year-old had signed a new deal until 2023. 

The player was heavily linked with Spanish giants Barca before committing himself to Atletico, whom he joined from Real Sociedad in 2014.

The Frenchman has scored 112 goals and assisted a further 40 strikes for the club in 209 games for the Rojiblancos so far.

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Left-back Lucas Hernandez has also extended his contract at Atletico, with his now expiring in 2024.

Do you think Griezmann made the right decision in rejecting Barca? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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Ntsunda112 Joined: 11 Jun 2018
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Ntsunda112 Jun 19, 2018 03:21 PM
Well done Boy
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spanish laligabbva Jun 19, 2018 10:10 AM
Wise decision from a wise player for snubbing Barcow and stay @atletico where he's garrantee game time
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baba ka Luvo Jun 19, 2018 08:15 AM
he is not desperate happy at madrid

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