Some Barcelona fans have reacted after Griezmann urged Messi to remain at Barcelona.
It is crystal clear that Antoine Griezmann wants Lionel Messi to stay at Barcelona, despite the Argentine’s sensational transfer saga.
It was revealed on that Messi has decided stay at the Nou Camp, despite the huge transfer saga. The Barça captain had a change of heart after a costly legal battle over his release clause.
Recall that Messi, the 33-year-old superstar previously informed Barcelona Bosses he wanted to leave, and this sparked a lot of controversies in the football world.
Messi’s team-mate, Griezmann has joined the millions of voices encouraging Messi to continue in Barcelona.
In an interview with M6, Griezmann said he and others were trying to stay updated with the issue, but it is between Messi and the club. He added that he and the others only hope that Messi stays.
He said he is trying to stay focused on the national team and prepare well for the next two games. He started further that they’ve heard a little of everything but they didn’t know anything else about all the affair.
Some time ago, the Barca pair were previously, tensions were thought to have erupted between Messi and Griezmann, especially after Griezmann put their relationship under the microscope last year, by admitting that Messi barely spoke to him.
For now, it appears Messi will not be moving to English side Manchester City as speculated, or any other club this summer.
Despite this, there’s still some friction, as the six-time Ballon d’Or winner seemed to put blame on Barca president Josep Bartomeu for not allowing him to leave for free.
Messi told he told the club, including the president that he wanted to go. He said he has been telling him that all year. Messi had revealed that he believed it was time to step aside.
About Griezmann’s urge for Messi to stay, a football enthusiast believes he did that so that his loopholes in the club won’t be exposed.
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