Antoine IN? Former Barca player pictured with 'Welcome Griezmann' shirt
- The social activity of the Blaugrana ex-futsal star, David Valdearenas, has gone viral.
- He publishes a picture of himself holding the brand new 'Welcome Griezmann' shirt.
- This Friday, Barca are expected to pay the Frenchman's €120m release clause.
Boom! Antoine Griezmann's highly anticipated transfer is getting even closer. The Catalans' former futsal player David Valdearenas publishes a picture of himself holding the brand new 'Welcome Griezmann' shirt on his personal Instagram account. They know something the fans haven't been informed of yet?
According to the reports, the infamous Antoine Griezmann transfer saga is finally reaching its eventual completion. Numerous news outlets have outlined that he is set to become Barcelona new player already this Friday, July 12.
This is the day when the Catalan giants are going to pay his €120million release clause which would make the 28-year-old free from the contractual obligations with Atletico Madrid and legally allowed to join Barca.
Friday's editions of two leading Catalan newspapers, Mundo Deportivo and Diario Sport, confirm the initial reports. Barcelona are going to pay Griezmann's €120million release clause in the coming hours. As soon as Atletico receive the transaction, the Frenchman would be free.
Afterwards, the Catalans would be able to officially announce this transfer with Griezmann heavily expected to join the pre-season training with his future Blaugrana teammates next week.