Barcelona ahead Antoine Griezmann has dismissed speak of a rift with workforce mate Lionel Messi and stated he had nothing to do with current feedback concerning the Argentine ahead from his former agent and his uncle. Earlier this month, Griezmann’s former agent Eric Olhats stated Messi’s “reign of terror” had made life tough for Griezmann, whereas the French ahead’s uncle stated it was not simple to play in the identical membership because the six-time Ballon d’Or winner.
Messi hit again final week, saying he was bored with being blamed for issues at Barcelona. Griezmann stated he may now not stay silent on the matter.
“I have been putting up with comments for a long while and now it’s time to say enough,” he was quoted as saying in an interview with Movistar.
“My agent is my sister, but she doesn’t speak. Neither do my parents. As no one speaks, Eric offers an opinion but that can do a lot of damage and create doubts about my relationship with Leo. Leo knows I have a lot of respect for him. I learn from him.
“My uncle doesn’t know how football works. A journalist wants a phrase out of you … I told Leo I have nothing to do with them. I don’t speak to them.”