Atletico Madrid to offer Antoine Griezmann huge pay rise to thwart Manchester United move
Antoine Griezmann is one of the best players in the world and would be worth Arsenal breaking their transfer policy for as Manchester United chase him this summer
France star Antoine Griezmann would consider offers from Manchester United and Real Madrid but remains opens to stay at Atletico Madrid next season say his agent.
The Atletico Madrid forward has enjoyed another fine season in front of goal, confirming his status as one of Europe’s top attacking players and one who could make an impact at a bigger club.
Jose Mourinho is believed to be a huge admirer of Griezmann and hopes to secure his services this summer as part of his overhaul at Old Trafford. But it remains to be seen if Griezmann, who has a €100million release clause in his contract, will be with the club next season and his advisor Eric Olhats says several avenues are being explored.Griezmann agent confirmed “We’re at the stage of gathering information from clubs who have a concrete interest”.
La Liga giants Real are also said to be eyeing a move for the 26-year-old and his sporting advisor, Eric Olhats, admits they are keeping their options open.
“There is an existing clause of €100million which is unavoidable” . “We’re thinking right now about the most suitable offer. Real Madrid and other clubs are part of this process.
‘Real Madrid and other clubs are part of this thinking process. Antoine Greizmann doesn’t want to leave the club at any cost. That is false. We are going to observe.
‘There is Manchester United, they told us about their project. They were the first and the most solid in their enquiry.
Griezmann is also believed to have emerged as a target for Paris Saint-Germain but Olhats played down a move to the Ligue 1 champions.