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Griezmann is happy in Barcelona despite the situation

Sun 25 April 2021 | 19:09

Griezmann says that he is happy to be at the club despite being used out of his position.

Antoine Griezmann

has talked about his situation at


, insisting that he is happy to be helping the team in their battle for the LaLiga title, even if that means he should keep playing out of his position on the field.

The France international’s importance for the club was proved once again with his two goals in Barca’s 2-1 victory over Villarreal.

He has been playing out of his original position in Barcelona as Koeman likes to use him in the front line in his 3-5-2 formation alongside Messi.

"I try to be there, among the opposition center-backs,"

he told LaLiga TV

. "I need to make space and create room for my team-mates.

"It's not my natural position, but I'm proud to be at Barcelona and play with these team-mates. Sometimes I'm asked to mark, other times I lead, but I always work for the team."

Griezmann has scored 13 goals and assisted nine helping his side to stay in the battle for the LaLiga title racing against Atletico and Real Madrid.

source: SportMob