Atlético Madrid & Barcelona close to reaching an agreement for Antoine Griezmann

Atlético Madrid and Barcelona are moving closer to reaching an agreement for the transfer of Antoine Griezmann, according to Sky Italia.

The deal is expected to be a loan with an obligation to buy for the French forward. Barcelona are currently working on a deal for Sevilla striker Luuk de Jong.

Griezmann, 30, played with Atlético from 2014 to 2019. Head coach Diego Simeone is keen for the forward to return to the Wanda Metropolitano to add firepower to his forward line.

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