Griezmann announces decision about his future

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The France striker had been heavily linked with a €100 million (£88 million) move to Barcelona this summer, having previous year been a reported target for Manchester United.

"I cannot stand it anymore, I need to tell people that I want to stay", he told French TV channel Movistar, who spent time with him in a Reality TV-like setting which did conjure memories of National Basketball Association superstar Lebron James" "The Decision' in which he revealed he was leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers to join the Miami Heat.

Greizmann's version, which aired just two days before France begin their World Cup campaign, saw the 27-year-old reflect on various moments in his career and discuss the rumours, before confirming he was staying in the Spanish capital.

Griezmann joined Atletico from Real Sociedad in 2014 and has scored 112 goals in all competitions for the club.

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"Many calls come to my sister [and representative Maud Griezmann], but now [April 20] I'm not sure".

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He missed out on winning the Champions League in 2016, failing to score a penalty in the 1-1 draw in the final which Real Madrid won following a shootout, but lifted a first major trophy with Atletico in the Europa League final.

"I went home very affected and my family too, I did not understand why they bust me. He has cooled me because it was very hot". "It's incredible. I can't take it anymore, I need to tell the people that I want to stay", he said.

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