Latest Premier League La Liga transfer news. Arsenal are keeping tabs on Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann for the past several weeks, according to Daily Mail.
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Arsenal are keeping tabs on Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann for the past several weeks, according to Daily Mail.
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The report revealed that Arsene Wenger spotted him when he was at Real Sociedad but the French forward decided to join Atletico Madrid.
Griezmann has been in continuous link with Premier League sides. Arsenal also targeted him last year while Manchester United were linked with a move last summer.
However, the recent reports have also revealed that Griezmann has no mood to play in Premier League despite of strong interest from Arsenal. Also, his international teammate Laurent Koscielny has failed to convince him to join the Gunners.
Koscielny told recently that he would fit perfectly at the Emirates side. But the French player of the year nominee has denied to move to England. Also Read: Arsenal Latest News
Griezmann told that Koscielny told him a lot about Arsenal but Madrid is a good place and he wants to stay.
The 25-year-old has been exceptional for Madrid side since his 2014 move. He has scored 66 goals in 128 appearances for them. He was also a vital player for France in the Euro 2016 held in the summer.
The French star might be eyeing a big move to either Real Madrid or Barcelona. He has no intensions of leaving Spain in the near future.
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