Philippe Coutinho is now innumerable in Barcelona as new signing, Antoine Griezmann, has taken the shirt number 7, informs AS. The Spanish champions confirmed the transfer of Griezmann from Atlético de Madrid on Friday.
The announcement was made after the French striker’s lawyers appeared today at the La Liga headquarters to pay their purchase clause of 120 million euros.
The arrival of Griezmann leaves the future of Coutinho in the Camp Nou in the air, with the club trying to force him to leave to balance his books.
Coutinho has been linked to a transfer to Paris Saint-Germain and a return to Liverpool from where he moved to Barca in January 2018.