The Spanish soccer Federation (RFEF) has opened lawsuits in opposition to Barcelona after Atlético Madrid lodged a grievance in terms of the transfer of Antoine Griezmann, in line with Spanish reports.
Barça introduced the a good deal predicted signing of the French striker remaining Friday, after his lawyers deposited the a hundred and twenty million euros to cover his buyout clause into Atlético’s account on Friday morning.however minutes after the announcement, Atléti released a declaration wherei
n it demanded that Barcelona pay two hundred million euros for the Frenchman, claiming that Griezmann and the Camp Nou board had secretly come to an settlement back in March earlier than his release clause had dropped from €two hundred million to €120 million on 1 July.
“Atlético Madrid remember that the contract become damaged before the end of ultimate season, on the basis of the facts, moves and statements of the participant and the club has therefore started the lawsuits it considers suitable to protect its legitimate rights and pastimes,” read the membership assertion.
RFEF enters into Barca-Atlético dispute over Griezmann
Atlético’s chairman Enrique Cerezo eventually took the problem to the RFEF, claiming that Barcelona and Griezmann breached the Federation guidelines by using signing a deal in March. And now the Spanish football governing body will start an research to determine whether or not there has been any wrongdoing at the a part of Barcelona in its signing of the French striker, in keeping with Spanish information outlet, iusport.
previous to Atlético filing a grievance with the RFEF, the club mentioned Griezmann and their LaLiga rivals to FIFA in a bid to ensure the perfect legal lawsuits are taken.
The case has provoked a totally bitter farewell between Atléti and Griezmann, whose plaque on the Legends Walkway outdoor the Wanda Metropolitano stadium (which commemorates players to have remodeled one hundred appearances for the membership) become defaced with the aid of irritated enthusiasts ultimate week.