09/08/2021 at 9:14 PM CEST
Antoine Griezmann already speaks as a new Atlético de Madrid player, in the return of the prodigal son. After being presented and having trained with those who will be his new teammates, the French striker spoke to the club’s media and left some messages, especially for his fans, with whom he will meet again after his departure to FC Barcelona.
“I am very happy, with a smile from ear to ear. I have not been able to sleep for 10 days at the moment. I am enjoying it and taking advantage of it with my family. In each game I will give everything for the great effort they have made for me, so that could come in. Atlético wanted me back and I wanted to go back. It is the best place to be happy both inside and outside. It was a crazy last market day“, he assured in relation to the confirmation of his signing.
To the fans, Griezmann has promised that “I will leave everything, as has always been my style of playing. I will give everything for the fans. Let them know that they are going to have a player who will leave everything to them. I will do everything possible. so that they are proud. Hopefully together we can live magical nights. I think that the fans and I had a very beautiful relationship. I will show that I am here to leave everything. “
On Cholo Simeone, the French striker has been full of praise for his figure: “I owe a lot to Cholo in my professional life. With him here I have lived my best moments on a professional and private level. He has always been a huge support. I am very happy, it is a great honor.”
Finally, Griezmann will find himself with a dressing room and an even better squad than the one that accompanied him during his previous stage as rojiblanco. In this regard, the ‘Little Prince’ indicated that “things are being done very well here. I am here to help. There is an incredible dressing room and team.”