Man United confident of signing Antoine Griezmann, claims reporter
Manchester United are ready to pay Antoine Griezmann's release clause to sign the France international in the summer, claims Pilib de Brun
Manchester United are ready to sign Antoine Griezmann from Atletico Madrid in the summer, according to journalist Pilib de Brun.
The Red Devils are thought to be on the lookout for further reinforcements to their squad following Jose Mourinho’s appointment as the club’s new manager back in May.
Griezmann has been touted as a potential target for the Red Devils as Mourinho looks to add to his attacking options at Old Trafford,
Now, reporter De Brun has suggested on Twitter that the Red Devils are keen to sign Griezmann and are prepared to pay the player’s release clause.
De Brun tweeted:
Utd are very confident of signing Griezmann in the summer having already told him they'll meet his buyout. No way back for Rooney IMO.
— Pilib de Brún (@Malachians) December 10, 2016
Manchester United are currently getting to grips to life under new boss Mourinho at Old Trafford.
Griezmann was widely praised for being one of France’s top performers at Euro 2016 as they reached the final on home soil.
Manchester United return to Premier League action with a clash against West Brom on Saturday night.