Griezmann Its time for me to win a trophy


first_imgAtletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann believes that this could finally be the year where he wins his first piece for major silverware at the club after overcoming Arsenal to reach the final of the Europa LeagueA Diego Costa goal just before the break was enough to seal a 1-0 win at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on Thursday night with Atletico progressing to the final in Lyon with a 2-1 aggregate win over Arsenal.Since joining Los Rojiblancos from Real Sociedad in the summer of 2014, Griezmann has yet to win a major piece of silverware and is now desperate to finally put an end to Atletico’s recent trophy drought.“It’s time for me to win a trophy,” said the French forward, according to SportsMole.Antoine Griezmann, Ligue 1Griezmann says stopping matches for anti-gay chanting is a “good thing” Manuel R. Medina – September 11, 2019 France forward Antoine Griezmann supports the Ligue 1 compromise to stop matches if there are anti-gay chants coming out from the supporters’ groups.“We have had our minds set on this competition since we entered it and we know how tough it is to triumph in, we have needed to fight in every match and every round.“We knew for the semi-final we would need to play long balls and attempt to win knockdowns and second balls, and you can see the impact of Diego (Costa).“The atmosphere? We wanted to have that of the Vicente Calderon replicated here and tonight (Thursday) it happened, we have asked the fans to support us and they have been fantastic.”Two-time champions Atletico will now face Marseille in their third Europa League final in eight years in Lyon on 16 May.last_img