Antoine Griezmann confirmed this Sunday for Téléfoot his status as first shooter on penalties during the Euro despite several consecutive failures with the Blues.
“Antoine Griezmann, penalty. We are together” … almost three years after the coronation of the Blues at the 2018 World Cup, the tube of Vegedream still remains in the heads of the supporters. But the artist may have to modify his song a bit. Blame it on the recent failures of the French players and in particular Grizou on penalties.
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Even the returning Karim Benzema tried in vain during the great success against Wales (3-0). Several successive failures which do not undermine the morale of Didier Deschamps’ proteges.
“We are working on them, assured Antoine Griezmann this Sunday with Téléfoot. It’s like that. I remember that in the club I was on a series of seven failures in a row after a good series. this gesture there is a lot of confidence. The goalkeeper can also do great feats. “
Griezmann: “I think I’m still the number one shooter”
Seven penalties converted by Antoine Griezmann since his debut for the France team. Admittedly, the ratio of the Barça striker remains very good with a 7/10 in the exercise. Enough to make him the number one shooter for the Blues during the Euro.
“Compared to the World Cup, I think I have the confidence to continue to shoot them, still estimated one of the executives of the tricolor group. It is I who can do or not, leave it to a other. I am someone who likes to give pleasure and who shares. There are no worries. Compared to the coach and to me, I think I am always the number one shooter. Then you have to put it at the bottom and not miss it. “