Final Word: Is Griezmann considering Arsenal move?

Will Antoine Griezmann respond to the request from Laurent Koscielny to join Arsenal?


France international Antoine Griezmann has revealed that he has no intention of leaving Atletico Madrid anytime soon, despite his French teammate Laurent Koscielny being in desperate attempts to bring in the former Sociedad man to North London.

The 25 year old has been linked with a move away from the Vicente Calderon for a long time now with Manchester United also being interested in Griezmann.

In a recent interview with France Football, Griezmann revealed that Koscielny has suggested him to sign for Arsene Wenger and a move to Emirates would satisfy his wanderlust as well as make many Arsenal fans happy.

Also Read: Arsenal star urges the Gunners to sign German International

However, Griezmann also said that he has no intention of leaving Atleti anytime soon and claims that he is happy in Madrid. Griezmann, who was voted French player of the year 2016 also, claimed that he is good at Madrid and doesn’t see’s himself leaving.

Griezmann added: “I have just had a little girl, I play my games, I’m good. Sorry, I’m going to stay. But Arsenal are a good team, they play good football.”

The Euro 2016 top scorer who has scored 50 goals in 90 appearances for Los Colchoneros is under contract with the team till 2021 and has certainly become a fan favorite.

Griezmann later stated that he hopes and would love to play Miami in the future, under his idol David Beckham, when the former England captain establishes his MLS franchise in Florida, in the future. The French star said that, he loves the United States and wants to watch a NBA game with his children at some point. Griezmann also believes that Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt would be a ideal signing for Atletico Madrid, Bolt has also been training with Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund.

When asked about his move to MLS Griezmann stated that: “I don’t know which city yet, but why not in Beckham’s franchise in Miami. It would be the best to play under Beckham.”

Photo by