Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United: will the transfer happen this summer?


Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmanns proposed transfer to Manchester United has taken a step closer to completion according to reports.

Veteran striker Torres' contract with Atletico is about to end, but Saul said he hoped to see the 33-year-old, around the club for many more years.

First he said he was ready to leave Atletico Madrid and rated his chances of moving to Old Trafford at a 6/10. 'My agents are talking with Atletico and we will see what happens.

Current Red Devils captain Wayne Rooney faces an uncertain summer with his future at the club far from clear.

The quotes from the France worldwide come a day after Spanish radio station Cadena Cope reported Griezmann had informed Atletico of his intention to leave La Liga.

Meanwhile, Atletico president Enrique Cerezo admitted that he was confident Griezmann would remain at the La Liga club. For this English Grand enough to pay prescribed in the contract Griezmann 100 million euros.

'I am happy here.

Griezmann has played 69 times this season scoring an impressive 35 goals.

Pogba, now on France duty with Griezmann, told French outlet Telefoot: "Play with Antoine Griezmann next season?"

Manchester United is the presumed favorite to sign Griezmann, but heavyweight teams around the world undoubtedly also will be interested in acquiring the popular French forward.

Griezmann is now on global duty with France with no announcement expected until after his season comes to a close.