Antoine Griezmann

Euro 2020: Antoine Griezmann's strike helps France earn 1-1 draw against Hungary

Antoine Griezmann has now scored 11 goals at major international tournaments (World Cup and Euros); only Michel Platini (14), Just Fontaine (13), and Thierry Henry (12) have more for France.

published on : 19th June 2021

After stunning Real Madrid in semis, Athletic Bilbao beat Barcelona 3-2 in Spanish Super Cup final, Messi gets red

It was the first-ever red card for Messi in 753 appearances for Barcelona, to go with his two reds for Argentina in 2005 and 2019. 

published on : 18th January 2021

Barcelona player Griezmann ends partnership with Huawei, cites involvement in Uighurs treatment

Griezmann was a global brand ambassador for Huawei and has appeared in advertisements promoting the company's smartphones.

published on : 11th December 2020

'We have to respect him more': Barcelona coach Koeman defends Lionel Messi's angry outburst

Many are concerned that the latest unpleasant episode is yet another reason for Messi to go through with his plan to leave the club.

published on : 20th November 2020

Atletico Madrid will take Antoine Griezmann grievance to FIFA

Atletico complained that Barcelona and Griezmann negotiated the deal before the buy-out price dropped from 200 million euros at the start of July.

published on : 13th July 2019

La Liga: Antoine Griezmann on target as Atletico Madrid cruise to victory over Huesca

One victory from their opening four league games left Atletico seven points adrift of Barcelona a fortnight ago but three on the spin have now steered Diego Simeone's side back on track. 

published on : 26th September 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Here is Express' Fantasy XI

After the month-long drama in Russia, Express picks its team of the tournament. It’s a 4-2-3-1, the most preferred formation this time...

published on : 17th July 2018

Vive la France! And a lot of other nations too, as migrant sons lift FIFA World Cup 2018 

Immigrants, sons of immigrants and grandsons of immigrants bonded together with scions of families that have been French for generations, all for the rouge, blanc et bleu.

published on : 16th July 2018

'I don't know where I am', says French goalscoring hero Antoine Griezmann

The 27-year-old ended the tournament with four goals as France won the title for the first time on foreign soil after their victory as hosts in 1998.

published on : 16th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: France striker Antoine Griezmann did not celebrate goal out of 'respect' for Uruguay

Griezmann plays his club football with Gimenez and Godin at Atletico Madrid and even turned up at the airport wearing an Uruguay shirt.

published on : 6th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Uruguay coach Oscar Tabarez admits France deserved victory

France went through after goals from Raphael Varane and Antoine Griezmann, after a mistake by goalkeeper Fernando Muslera, secured victory.

published on : 6th July 2018

FIFA World Cup semi-finalists France can still improve, says Didier Deschamps

France will face either five-time champions Brazil or Belgium in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday for a place in the final.

published on : 6th July 2018

France beat Uruguay 2-0 to reach FIFA World Cup semis

France became the first team to reach the World Cup semi-finals on Friday after an assured 2-0 win against Uruguay.

published on : 6th July 2018

Argentina, France hope to reach potential in FIFA World Cup clash

Both Argentina and France are filled with big-name players, both like to play an entertaining style and both have failed to impress so far.

published on : 28th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: France 'achieved goal' after dire Denmark draw, insists Didier Deschamps

Deschamps made six changes to the starting XI that beat Peru 1-0 and his side happily played out a mutually beneficial stalemate with Denmark.

published on : 26th June 2018
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