Did Antoine Griezmann sign with FC Barcelona in March? This question will probably be answered at the latest in early July, when the fixed transfer fee of the French in the contract at Atlético Madrid from 200 to 120 million euros. And even if contradictory messages appear: The tendency is still clear to switch to Camp Nou.
But Griezmann could not remain the only offensive star on the world-class level who finds his way to Barcelona. It seems that Neymar is actually coming onto the market. It is no secret that the Brazilian is dreaming of a return to Barça, where he had his best years alongside Lionel Messi.
You do not have to be a fan of FC Barcelona to look at this prospect to rave about the triple storm of Messi, Neymar and Griezmann. The Blaugrana could in this case easily overcome the departures of Ousmane Dembélé, Malcom and Philippe Coutinho.
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Can Barça Forgive?
The sticking point should be Catalan pride. The Spanish champion has not forgotten how effective media Griezmann staged his decision for Atlético and against Barça last summer. And also the surprising change from Neymar to Paris via exit clause has left its mark. In addition, there is a lawsuit between the Brazilian and his ex-employer, which is still ongoing.
In spite of everything, FC Barcelona would be well advised to put aside the resentment. For the love of the game and the reputation of being able to send the best offensive department in the world onto the pitch.
Barça, in a summer in which the rival from Madrid is trying hard to set up a top team again do not let the unique opportunity pass on absolute world class. Messi, Neymar and Griezmann side by side – the fans as well as the marketing department would make leaps in the air.