Griezmann of course deserves this praise, as he himself scored the only goal against Bilbao, thereby helping Atletico maintain fourth place in the table (a position qualified for next season’s Champions League). , and put pressure on the third place team, Sociedad, when only 2 points behind the opponent (41 vs 43).
In fact, right after Atletico were soon knocked out of the Champions League arena this season, Griezmann once said that Atletico’s position in La Liga is to always be at the top and be present in the Champions League every season. take place. Yesterday, with an important goal in a game where, thanks to his brilliance, Griezmann was doing exactly what he said about Los Rojiblancos’ position in La Liga.
Griezmann may not have regained his old self, but the French striker is still showing his worth, especially at times when Los Rojiblancos fell into a stalemate like the match against Bilbao. bright.
Before Bilbao, Griezmann proved he was the biggest hope in Atletico’s attack when the two strikers Morata and Depay were absent, while Angel Correa played too badly (missed 2 opportunities in the first half). With his current form, Griezmann will certainly continue to be the biggest fulcrum for Atletico’s goal of winning in the next rounds.