Antoine Griezmann extends contract

Antoine Griezmann has extended his contract with Atletico Madrid until June 2022. Ending speculation that he could be making his way to Manchester United this summer. His release clause remains at €100.

The club statement read: “Atletico Madrid has reached an agreement with Antoine Griezmann for the extension of his contract for one more season. The French forward signed his new contract with our club, which now extends until June 30, 2022.”

Griezmann said: “I’m very happy to live one more season with all of you. I will thank the fans by giving my best on the pitch, as always. Now, I will be resting for a few days to recover and return with my teammates and the coaching staff to prepare for the new season.”