Will Manchester United offer France international Antoine Griezmann a massive pay-day to join from Atletico Madrid?
Posted: 6 January 2017 Time: 19:06
Manchester United could offer Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann £220,000-a-week (R4-million) to switch from the Spanish La Liga club to Old Trafford.
According to reports in England, United are willing to match the weekly wage they pay Griezmann’s international teammate Paul Pogba to land the France star.
The clubs have yet to enter into negotiations over a fee, but Griezmann has a £86-million (1.5-billion) release clause that United would likely have to match
Griezmann’s representatives are reported to have met with United officials to discuss a deal for a move at the end of the season.
Griezmann has stated before that he would like to play alongside Pogba at club level at some stage of his career.