Simeone calls Barcelona an 'extraordinary club' amid Griezmann departure
- Atletico's immovable coach praises Griezmann and wishes him well next season.
- Diego has nothing against Antoine's move, says that he leaves "at an important moment".
"He now goes to an extraordinary club, FC Barcelona, at an important moment in his career," tells Simeone to the Argentinian TV Channel TyC Sports.
"I love him a lot.
"I spoke with him a lot before he left, and I am always grateful to players that have played here."
Simeone wishes all the best to the World Champion in the 2019/20 season and suggests that his form could improve even since now.
"If he can maintain his form, then I think he will have a good season in 2019-20."