Antoine Griezmann Predicts Gianluigi Buffon Will Win The Next Ballon d'Or

Antoine Griezmann Predicts Gianluigi Buffon Will Win The Next Ballon d'Or

Antoine Griezmann Predicts Gianluigi Buffon Will Win The Next Ballon d'Or

Despite United courting the 26-year-old Frenchman, Griezmann added he is happy at Atletico: "Our objectives will become clear with the signings that the president makes".

Indeed Ronaldo is once more proving why he should be considered the best footballer of his generation.

Juventus face Real Madrid at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, and Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann believes if the Old Lady win it, then Buffon will go on to win the Ballon d'Or trophy.

"If he (Buffon) wins it will be his first Champions League title".

Griezmann, nonetheless, does not think that the Portuguese will bag the 2017 Ballon d'Or.

Real Madrid had a comfortable lead going into the second-leg of the semi-finals against Atletico Madrid, but now traveling away from home to the Estadio Vicente Calderon, Real Madrid would have to stop Atletico's attack by any means necessary in order to secure a spot in the finale June 3.

If that happens, the striker expects Juventus veteran Gianluigi Buffon to claim the prize instead.

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"Speaking with Cadena French star said", Juventus will win the Champions League and therefore Gigi Buffon the Ballon d'Or".

But despite all the speculation about a departure, Griezmann insists he is happy at Atletico.

Also of great interest to the football world is Griezmann's latest comments about his future.

"I am very happy at Atletico, Gil Marin and my agent have had a conversation. I plan to stay with Atlético as I'm happy here, just as I was on my first day at the club".

"I would only leave Atletico to play with Derrick Rose".

"I love Cholo and I love my team-mates". I wish I could continue to enjoy my private and sports life. I gave him some advice.

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