The France international is Manchester United’s top target as Jose Mourinho looks to spend big in the summer transfer market again.
How Man United could look with Antoine Griezmann
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Is this how Manchester United could look with Antoine Griezmann
Nevertheless, The Independent say United have already begun working on ‘brand campaigns’ similar to the approach taken when Paul Pogba joined last summer.
But the report adds Griezmann is concerned over whether United can give him Champions League football next season.
Mourinho’s men are sixth in the Premier League table after last night’s goalless draw with Hull but only four points off a place in the top four.
Antoine Griezmann has agreed terms with Manchester United
Griezmann is also said to be open to interest from Real Madrid but it is claimed president Florentino Perez has an ‘unwritten agreement’ with Atletico not to sign their players.
After not making a signing in January, Mourinho revealed he has already identified the players he wants to sign in the summer.
He said: “We are more focused on the summer period.
Antoine Griezmann wants to play Champions League football
“If you ask me 'do I know what I want for the next transfer window?' – yes I know. Is it possible to get? I'll try, always, to be realistic.
“I always think every week the more I know my players, the more I know my team, the more I know the competition, because it's a competition I know really well.
“But it's a competition in permanent evolution. I know what I want.”