Griezmann is expected to announce his future before his nation's World Cup campaign begins against Australia on Saturday. Barca hope to sign him on July 1, when his release clause drops to €100 million, while Atletico are trying to convince him to stay by offering an improved contract.
Barca's pursuit has angered Atletico, who in December reported them to Federation Internationale de Football Association for making an alleged illegal approach and followed up with a statement in May that said "enough is enough".
"I am in agreement that to win the Champions League again we need to have the best players".
Tesla, still losing money, is also shedding jobs
As described previously, we are conducting a comprehensive organizational restructuring across our whole company. I also want to emphasize that we are making this hard decision now so that we never have to do this again.