Anwar Ibrahim (Cairo)
The return of the Frenchman, Antoine Griezmann, to his former club, Atletico Madrid, on loan from Barcelona, was not very popular in the “Wanda Metropolitano”, the stronghold of “Atleti”, and the fans often chanted against him over the matches since the beginning of the season, until the Liverpool match came. The Englishman is in the third round of the group stage of the Champions League, so that these fans turn 180 degrees and encourage him madly, after he made them happy by scoring two goals in 15 minutes, with which his team tied with the “Reds” 2-2, before Liverpool advanced with a penalty kick and came out the winner of the match .
The fans of Al-Rukhi Blancos sympathized more and more with Griezmann, when he was expelled from the stadium, after recklessly in a joint game against the Brazilian Firmino, the Liverpool player, and while he was on his way out sad, as the fans encouraged him with unparalleled warmth, marking the return of the old “love relationship” that She links it with him, in recognition of his wonderful performance, and in solidarity with him after the direct red card he received from the match referee in this joint game, which necessitated his expulsion for his recklessness.
Atlético fans have completely forgotten the fact that Griezmann left for Barcelona three years ago, and his insistence on leaving and his adherence to that, despite their insistence on him to stay with the club that witnessed the height of his fame, and it seems that they forgave him for his action, but the global “Yahoo Sport” website indicated that the upcoming matches are Which will prove whether these fans have already completely forgiven him, or that the “Reds” match was a passing event, after which these fans return to their previous era by chanting against him.
Despite the intense anger that Griezmann possessed after the expulsion, he was extremely happy internally to see the fans greet him warmly the moment he left the stadium, and he said in his statements to reporters: As much as I am sad about what happened, and depriving my team of my efforts with this expulsion, as much as I am happy with the return of the water to Its course with the Atleti crowd, which I adore.