The French player should ultimately stay on the side of Barcelona, and lower his salary at the same time.
Everyone in Spain is passionate about Griezmann’s future. Because football fans love the transfer window necessarily, but not only. It is also because the survival of FC Barcelona depends on the French, at least, according to local media. Grizi’s departure would therefore make it possible to lighten the payroll sufficiently to be able to register the recruits, Lionel Messi, and breathe a little financially.
For a while, the hypothesis of a return to Atlético was on the table, but it finally fell through. The Catalan press also explained that several offers had arrived on the Barcelona management desk for the native of Mâcon, but that there was nothing to be done: for him, it was either FC Barcelona or Atlético .
Griezmann is ready to do anything to stay
And as indicated by the journalist specializing in the transfer window of Sky Italia Fabrizio Romano, Grizi and Joan Laporta might have found a solution that is on the way to satisfying everyone. Antoine Griezmann could thus stay at FC Barcelona, while lowering his salary. He is therefore ready to reduce his emoluments in order to stay in Catalonia. Information already published on Tuesday in Spain, but which is therefore confirmed.
This would therefore allow the Barcelona president to reduce the wage bill – probably not as much as he would have hoped – while retaining a player who, without being at his best level, comes out of a season with 13 goals and 7 assists. in the league. A summer without leaving is even the most probable solution today according to the transalpine journalist, which represents a new turnaround in the situation. We imagine that FC Barcelona will therefore have to try to separate from other players …