Antoine Griezmann decides to leave Atletico Madrid

Last Updated: May 15 2019 12:35

FOOTBALL- Antoine Griezmann has confirmed that he would leave Spanish club Atletico Madrid after the end of the current season.

Griezmann has a contract until 2023 with Atletico but has a buyout clause of $134 million.

Sharing a video, Griezmann explained, “After speaking with Cholo (club coach Diego Simeone), then with Miguel Angel and the people in the hierarchy of the club I wanted to speak with you, the fans, who have always given me a lot of love.

“I wanted to tell you I have taken the decision to leave.”

Reports indicate that Barcelona has approached Griezmann multiple times.