Spanish press reports confirmed that Atletico Madrid offered Barcelona a deal to restore the Frenchman’s services Antoine Griezmann, In light of the latter’s failure to adapt to the Catalan team.
Griezmann joined Barcelona in the summer of 2019 after breaking the value of the penalty clause in his contract estimated at 120 million euros, but he did not appear at the level expected with Barca.
And according to the Spanish newspaper “Sport”, citing the radio “Cadena Ser”, the Atleti offered to Barca Mario Hermoso, Thomas Lemar and Alvaro Morata in exchange for the restoration of Griezmann’s services during the last summer market.
Nevertheless he did not accept Barcelona Crossed, saying Griezmann would not leave the squad.
The good relationship of Simeone and Griezmann was one of the reasons that Rooki Blancos had pushed for this offer.
It is reported that Morata moved to Juventus on loan last January, with an option to buy.