French striker, Antoine Griezmann is leaving Atletico Madrid this summer

2019 May 22

Antoine Griezmann has enjoyed five seasons in the Spanish capital, during which he's scored 133 goals in 256 appearances for the club. However, the 28-year-old Griezmann has announced he will leave the LaLiga outfit this summer.

The French 2018 World Cup winner has won the Europa League, the Spanish Super Cup and the UEFA Super Cup during his time at Atletico and has been the team's top scorer in each of the last five seasons.

Atletico Madrid’s boss, Diego Simeone has thanked Antoine Griezmann for giving "5 wonderful years" of his career to the club and says the French striker will leave with his full blessing.

Antoine Griezmann  Atletico Madrid

Antoine Griezmann Atletico Madrid

Saturday's LaLiga match against Levante was Griezmann’s last match for the club.

Griezmann becomes the third big name to head for the Atletico exit at the end of a season in which they finished as runners-up to Barcelona in La Liga.

Long-serving defender Diego Godin is expected to join Serie A’s Inter, while France teammate Lucas Hernandez has already signed a contract with Bayern Munich.