On the Barça bench after just a year and a half with the Blaugranas, Memphis Depay left the Blaugranas on Friday to try and find a smile in the Spanish capital. “Welcome Memphis Depay! The versatile 28-year-old striker signed for the rest of the season and two more seasons. stated the press release from Atlético de Madrid. After losing her place at Barca to the new arrivals this summer, Memphis Depay explained the reasons why they pushed her to join the Colchoneros. And Antoine Griezmann has something to do with it.
“It is a very big club and a good team. I have heard many good stories about them. The club made it clear to me that they wanted me to be part of the team. Simeone wants me to feel at home and adapt to the team as quickly as possible. He is known for his passion for the club and he wants me to be ready as soon as possible. He knows me well, I think. He already loved me when I was in Lyon and he wants me to get this formhe explained during his presentation. I already spoke to Griezmann before I came. He told me many good things and when I arrived it was no surprise. It was as I expected. They welcomed me with open arms“, added the new number 9 of Colchoneros.