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Barca Star: I'd Love Griezmann To Join Us

One of FC Barcelona's key players has admitted he would love to have Atletico Madrid and France forward Antoine Griezmann join him at the Camp Nou.

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Defender Samuel Umtiti, a 2018 FIFA World Cup winner, has missed a lot of football this season through injury, but was still called up to the latest France squad by Les Bleus boss Didier Deschamps.

There, the centre-back reunited with countryman and friend Griezmann, whom he claimed would suit the Catalan club in a recent interview.

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"Would I be happy if they told me Griezmann was joining Barcelona? Yes. Would he fit in here? Yes. Have I spoken about it with him? No, absolutely not," Umtiti said, according to Sport.

"I know he's very happy in Madrid and that things are going well. Atletico is a team which plays for him. In our career, we have to make decisions we later regret, I don't know.

"He's happy there, although he could play for any side in the world. The most important thing is that he's happy."

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Griezmann very publicly rejected a move to the LaLiga champions last season, but has since been linked with them again.

Would you like to see Griezmann at Barca one day? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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