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Antoine Griezmann finally scores in a friendly, his first goal since January

2022-08-05T08:06:48.056Z

The striker of Les Bleus Amis put an end to a shortage which seemed interminable. Antoine Griezmann scored this Thursday evening for the first time in



210 days without scoring: every striker's nightmare.

This is what Antoine Griezmann experienced this year, before ending his black series in a friendly match against Cadiz, during the Ramon Carranza Trophy.

This Thursday, the French international was doubly decisive in the 4-1 victory of the Colchoneros.

With a goal and an assist, the 31-year-old striker was full of confidence, just over a week before the resumption of La Liga.

After serving Alvaro Morata for the opener (13′), he finally found the back of the net in the 51st minute.

2 goals in 2022

He gets his liberating goal with a diving header from close range.

The native of Mâcon did not hide his smile, and celebrated with his teammates what was his team's 4th goal.

👋🏀 @NBA pic.twitter.com/E6i8Cqfk5l

– Atlético de Madrid (@AtletiFR) August 4, 2022

Before that, we had to go back to January 6 to find the trace of a goal from number 8 of Atlético Madrid, his only one in 2022 until recently.

He then scored against Rajo Majadahonda, a Spanish 3rd division club, in the Copa del Rey.

In La Liga, "Grizou" has not been a scorer since November 28, 2021, against Cadiz again.

He was also the author of only three small league goals during the 2021-2022 edition.

With the Blues, the third top scorer in the history of the France team has remained silent since November 13, 2021, and his participation in an 8-0 victory against Kazakhstan.

Worrying statistics, just over 3 months from the next World Cup, from November 21 to December 18, in Qatar.

Source: leparis

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