It is believed that the French champions have no intention to sell their star player just yet, a situation that reduces the chances of the forward reuniting with his former teammates, Messi and Suarez.
The La Liga champions are willing to pay Griezmann’s release clause which is reportedly close 130 million.
>Paul Pogba’s super agent, Mino Raiola, has revealed that the France star is in the process of leaving Manchester United. Juventus and Real Madrid are the likely destinations for a player who was the Red Devils’ top-scorer in all competitions last season.
The midfielder was a world-record signing at $111 million when he joined from Juventus in 2016.
The Ivoirian winger, currently gunning for glory at the AFCON Championships, favours a move to the Emirates. The Gunners, however, are not prepared to meet Palace’s 80 million pound estimation of the player.
>Leicester City’s defender, Harry Maguire, is at the centre of a transfer tussle as city rivals – Manchester United and Manchester City – battle for the signature of the England international. The 26 year-old is however thought to prefer Pep Guardiola’s champions as he wants to play Champions League football.