Former barcelona president Joan Laporta has expressed his problems with the potential arrival of Atletico madridforward Antoine Griezmann at the Camp Nou during this summer's transfer window.
Griezmann is on the verge of signing for FC city in a deal that might see him stay with the Catalan giants till 2024.
Laporta is a firm believer that the Frenchman is expensive which he is aware of barcelona supporters don't approve of his move to Barcelona.
Speaking to Marca regarding Griezmann's move and price tag, Laporta iterated, "I assume that the majority of the fans don't wish him and additionally, thanks to his tag, that i feel is exaggerated."
He continued , "I assume there are different players with a good impact that might dead do what Griezmann will do at barcelona. If he comes we have a tendency to, all the Catalans are the primary to encourage him, as went on with all the players who have come."
Laporta, in the meantime is wanting to come back to barcelona in a presidential role as elections are provisionally regular for 2021.
Griezmann joined Atletico from Real Sociedad in 2014 and quickly established himself as one of the team's most vitalassaultive pieces.
As per WhoScored.com, the frenchman has had a hand in additional than forty per cent of the team's goals since joiningthe club.
The 28-year-old has won the UEFA Europa League and UEFA Super Cup with Los Rojiblancos as city have dominated La Liga throughout his spell within the capital. Rivals Real national capital have additionally won the UEFA Champions League thrice in this span, doubly knock out Atletico within the method.