Lionel Messi ‘names’ the player Barcelona should sign for them to win Champions League title next season
– Lionel Messi believes Antoine Griezmann is the type of player Barcelona need
– He wants the Catalan giants to sign the Frenchman this summer
– Messi says the signing of Griezmann will help Barcelona to win the Champions League
Argentina superstar Lionel Messi has admitted that Frenchman Antoine Griezmann will be of great advantage for Barcelona if the club should sign him this summer.
Last season, Antoine Griezmann was superb for Atletico Madrid helping the Spanish club to win the 2017/18 Europa League title.
Lionel Messi believes his signing would go a long way to helping Barcelona become European champions for the first time since 2015.
“I am in agreement that to win the Champions League again we need to have the best players. And Griezmann is one of them.
“If the club sign him, brilliant. I don’t know if he’s the priority. That depends on the signing committee and the coach.
“I can only say that to win the Champions League you have to have the best players. And he is very good,” Messi was quoted by Goal to have told Sport.