Soccer – Barcelona
Posted on Oct 15th, 2020 at 8:30 am by TM
Wednesday’s goalscorer against Croatia, Antoine Griezmann, has found a small smile who is in trouble at FC Barcelona. The opportunity for him to direct an indirect attack on Ronald Koeman?
Upon arriving at the helm of FC Barcelona, Ronald Koeman had not escaped questions about the discomfort surrounding Antoine Griezmann, who emerged from a complicated first season in Catalonia. The Dutch technician then gave an optimistic speech, assuring that he wanted to play the French in his real position. However, this hasn’t necessarily been the case since the start of the season as Griezmann is limited to a role on the right wing of the Blaugrana attack. The world champion could not develop his full potential in this position and showed that Wednesday during the game between the French team and Croatia, in which he also scored a goal, that he was much better in a role more axial where it can move freely and thus can take control of the game.
“The coach knows where to take me”
What Ronald Koeman cannot do, Didier Deschamps understood from his side: To get the best out of Antoine Griezmann, he has to be brought into his real position. And after this meeting between France and Croatia, the number 7 of FC Barcelona did not miss the TF1 microphone: “Complicated game, not very nice to see, not very nice either. The soft ground, an opponent who wanted to beat us. We knew how to suffer and the most important thing is to win. I have nicer (blue marked targets). It came to me, I tried to pull it down well, when it went to the gallery it was the same. It feels good, the coach knows where to take me, I benefit from the trust of the coach and my teammates. “The message went to Koeman.