Although Antoine Griezmann was not a starter in the match between Athletic and the PortThat does not mean that he was not the protagonist before the start of the meeting was called. A good part of the rojiblanca fans neither forget nor forgive to the French for the ways in which he decided to leave the club to go to the Barcelona, and so they made him notice.
As in every game, the ‘speaker’ of the Wanda Metropolitano he was singing the initial eleven and the alternates. At this last point, when it was time to announce Griezmann’s name, the fans dedicated a sonorous pinch.
Although not all Atlético fans are against Griezmann’s return, the truth is that a large part is very skeptical about his return. In the last league match his contribution was hardly noticed, and Simeone’s decision to bet on Joao Felix instead of for him it is also a declaration of intentions: has not returned as the undisputed holder who left.
Despite this rarefied atmosphere, he also has fans. Proof of this is the attitude taken by some mattress fans, who protected the commemorative plaque of his name in the vicinity of the Metropolitan of the French detractors, who left him dirt and garbage to show their discontent.