Manchester United are keen to sign Antoine Griezmann, who has established himself as one of Europe’s top strikers over the last few seasons with Atletico Madrid.
The Red Devils are willing to match his £86million release clause in the summer.
However, Sky Sports Spanish football expert Guillem Balague has claimed it is by no means a foregone conclusion that he will move to Old Trafford.
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“If you think Manchester United are the only team interested in him then you’ve got something else coming,” Balague told Sky Sports.
“For a player like that, if he becomes available, there will be a big dispute.
“Do Manchester United want him? There is no doubt about that and he thinks they do.
Antoine Griezmann is understood to have an £86m release clause
“In the summer his representatives let Atletico know about offers from Manchester City and United – he said no.
"But his future is not linked to [Diego] Simeone.
“All of his people are saying he has not taken a decision on his future but going to the Premier League is certainly something he wants to do in his career.”