Antoine Griezmann facts for kids
|Full name||Antoine Milo Griezmann|
|Date of birth||21 March 1991|
|Place of birth||Mâcon, France|
|Current club||FC Barcelona|
† Appearances (Goals).
He was a part of the French national team selection that won the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Griezmann scored twice in the 2018 UEFA Europa League Final against Olympique de Marseille. Atletico won 3-0. Barcelona offered him a contract in June 2018, but he declined the offer and stayed at Atletico for one more year.
On 12 July 2019, Griezmann signed to FC Barcelona after they bought his 120 million euro buy-out clause. The transfer created a lot of controversy because experts claim Barcelona payed 80 million euros less than the actual release clause of 200 million.
Griezmann got married to Erika Choperena on 15 June 2017. They have two children: a daughter named Mia, born on 8 April 2016, and a son named Amaro, born on 8 April 2019.
Images for kids
Griezmann playing for Atlético Madrid in 2015
Griezmann (pictured in 2017) made his senior debut for France in 2014
Griezmann playing against Switzerland at Euro 2016
Griezmann (middle) plays against Argentina in the round-of-sixteen game at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Griezmann holds the World Cup trophy
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