Griezmann has disclosed that Lionel Messi is the yet to welcome him to the club.Embed from Getty Images
According to Mirror, Barcelona new attacker, Antoine Griezmann disclosed that he has been snubbed by 5 times Ballon d’or winner, Lionel Messi.
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Griezmann who was reported to have been in an interview ahead of their pre-season match against Chelsea talked about his arrival, how it has been and what he expects.
While discussing, Griezmann shocked the reporters when he disclosed that everyone in the team have called to congratulate and welcome him to the family except Lionel Messi.
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Although, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez are yet to return from their National duties but Luis has called to congratulate the world cup winner while Lionel hasn’t.
Griezmann said “Messi has not called me yet, but Suarez did.
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He continued, “he congratulated me and welcomed me.
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“The group received me really well and I’m very happy to share a dressing room with them.
“I hope I can help them as much as possible.”
This might be some kind of anger displayed by the Argentine who has been rumored to be annoyed over the last summer when Griezmann snubbed the Catalan club to stay back at Wanda Metropolitano.
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Or maybe cause of the bad experience he had while carrying out his national duties where he had series of clashes with the officials who he accused of cheating.
Griezmann went on to disclose that he is very excited that he will soon feature in the same side with Lionel Messi despite the Talisman doesn’t seem happy with him.
“Playing alongside Lionel Messi will be a huge pleasure.”
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