Mute for 15 games in all competitions, Antoine Griezmann is going through a difficult period with Atlético Madrid. But the French striker keeps the confidence of its president Enrique Cerezo and announces a return to great shape next season.
Obviously, Lionel Messi and FC Barcelona weren’t the only problems. If Antoine Griezmann has not met expectations in Catalonia, it is also because his performance has dropped significantly. Confirmation during his current season on loan to Atlético Madrid during which the French striker confirms his difficulties. The former Real Sociedad player, hampered by a muscle injury in December and February, has gone 15 games in all competitions without a goal. A blow for Antoine Griezmann, still confident for his future.
Griezmann assumes his scarcity
” How do I judge my season? Very well, until my injurytold the Madrid daily As. Then I had a complicated period, I couldn’t train or play. After the injury, that’s where I am, trying to get back to my best level. I didn’t score any goals and the team suffered as well. But I continue to work for the team, in front or in defense. The goals will come back. I have my share of responsibility for the poor results and I assume it. Next season, that of revenge? Yes, she will. I want to be important and decisive. It’s not normal to play so many games without scoring. »
“Against Espanyol, when the penalty is called, he is one of the shooters, but he understood that it was not his moment. Today he passes to De Paul when he could have hit him himself. That’s the greatness of this player.”
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On Radio Marca, the president of Atlético Enrique Cerezo shared his optimism. ” He has a very bright future ahead of him. I believe Griezmann hasn’t been the one expected this season due to the injuries he’s had and because of the team’s circumstances. But I think Griezmann is among the three or four best players in the world. Given how difficult it is to find this type of player, we are not going to get rid of him “Warned the manager, ready to keep the international tricolor for his second year on loan.