Antoine Griezmann has heaped reward on Lionel Messi after Barcelona’s 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao on Sunday. The Frenchman said that the Argentine is a legend and that the entire group is having fun with taking part in with him.
Reviews have recommended that Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann don’t get alongside within the dressing room. Some stats even backed the claims as the 2 gamers by no means appear to cross to one another regardless of taking part in collectively within the assault.
After the Blaugrana’s win over Athletic Bilbao, Antoine Griezmann talked to the media about Lionel Messi and mentioned:
“We’re having fun with Messi, he is a legend. Hopefully, we will hold having fun with him and he can hold serving to us win. He is doing very properly, he is caring for himself and dealing actually onerous off the pitch.
Barcelona are slowly climbing up the La Liga desk and are actually degree on factors with second-placed Actual Madrid. Speaking in regards to the membership’s targets for the yr, Griezmann mentioned:
“There’s a whole lot of video games nonetheless be performed. Our goal is to win as many video games as we will between now and the top of the season. We all know that Athletic are a group that press properly, however I believe we deserved the three factors. We’re profitable video games, because the flip of the yr. We have been on a great run. We’re simply going to maintain on combating until the top.”
Lionel Messi’s Barcelona future nonetheless in doubts
Lionel Messi’s contract at Barcelona ends in June, and his future nonetheless hangs within the steadiness. He was trying to depart the Catalan giants final summer season however then-club president Josep Maria Bartomeu made it troublesome for the ahead to go away.
The Argentine made it clear in an interview to Purpose that he was interested by leaving Camp Nou.
Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester Metropolis have proven curiosity in signing Lionel Messi when his contract expires in the summertime.
Some experiences recommended that the Manchester giants have been assured of getting Messi to the Etihad final summer season, however issues didn’t materialise.
In the meantime, PSG have overtly confirmed their curiosity and are reportedly trying to make use of Neymar’s friendship to lure Messi to Paris.
Revealed 01 Feb 2021, 12:32 IST