"The player will sign a contract with his new club for the next five seasons, through to 30 June 2024, with a buyout clause of 800 million euros".
- When does the 2019-20 La Liga season start? But, as per Atletico Madrid, the clause kicks in on July 1 while they claim Barcelona agreed the deal before the date, which means the La Liga champions have to submit the previous clause value to get Griezmann, which stood at €200 million. The two clubs met in Madrid last Thursday, but it quickly became apparent that Atletico would not accept a payment plan.
According to the same story, FC Barcelona are hoping to use Coutinho as part of a package deal for the world's most expensive player Neymar this summer. He didn't and was subsequently fined.
The transfer of forward Griezmann to the Catalan club has been made official after weeks of speculation, with the 28-year-old having announced he would depart Atletico after five years in the Spanish capital this summer.
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Earlier in July, Atletico hit out at both Barcelona and Griezmann for showing them "disrespect" in reportedly agreeing a transfer in March.
Following an internal debate, though, with Bartomeu and coach Ernesto Valverde both advocates for the signing, they made a decision to reactivate their interest in him.
Griezmann joined Atletico from Real Sociedad in 2014 and scored 133 goals in 256 appearances.
However, the 2018 World Cup victor spent only one more season with the Rojiblancos before announcing in May that he would be leaving the club this summer. He also won the Europa League, the UEFA Super Cup and the Spanish Super Cup in that time.