Antoine Griezmann is a popular professional football player who plays as a forward for the club Barcelona. He also plays for the France National Team.
Table of Biography
Antoine Griezmann was born on March 21, 1991, and is currently 30 years old. Born in Macon, France, Antoine holds French nationality. Similarly, he is from a Christian family and his birth sign is Aries. Likewise, his ethnicity is Alsatian German and Portuguese.
Moving towards his family details, his father’s name is Alain Griezmann and his mother’s name is Isabelle Griezmann. Similarly, he also has a sister named Maud Griezmann and a brother named Theo Griezmann.
Talking about his educational details, there is no valid information available on the net. However, he might have completed his schooling and higher education considering his age.
Professional Life and Career
Antoine started his career in 2009 as a member of the Spanish side Real Sociedad. With the team, he won the Segunda Division title in his first season. After playing five seasons with the team, he joined Atletico Madrid. Antoine played as a forward player and became the focal point of the team. Similarly, he became the highest-paid player with a club record of €30 million. Antoine’s excellent performance earned the team the title of La Liga Team of the Season.
On July 12, 2019, Antoine then signed Barcelona with a five-year contract of €120 million. With his excellent performance, the team won several matches. Barcelona won with Athletic Bilbao, Real Betis, Borussia Dortmund, Atletico Madrid and many more clubs with Antoine. Likewise, Antoine also became the first player of the season to score in every major competition for Barcelona. Recently, Antoine scored the first goal in a victory match against Athletic Bilbao in the 2021 Copa del Rey Final.
Along with this, Antoine is also on the national team of France. He played for his country at under-19, under-20, and under-21 during his initial days. Similarly, his team won the 2010 UEFA European Under-19 Championship. Later, he also started playing for the senior national team in 2014. In UEFA Euro 2016, France finished runner-ups in which Antoine was the top goal scorer and also the Player of the Tournament.
Net Worth and Achievements
Antoine Griezmann has earned a huge amount of money from his career. As of 2021, he has an estimated net worth of around $21 million US dollars. Similarly, he was the highest-paid player in Atletico Madrid. In addition, Antoine also owns 3 luxury cars; BMW, Bentley, and McLaren P1. In 2020, he bought a deluxe house worth $2.1 million US dollars.
Moving towards his awards and achievements, he won the title of “La Liga Best Player” in 2016. In the same year, he got nominated for “Best FIFA Men’s Player” and “Ballon d’Or Awards”. Similarly, he also won the 2017-2018 UEFA Europa League and the 2018 UEFA Super Cup.
In addition, Antoine’s team won the 2018 FIFA World Cup. In the season, he won a silver boot, a bronze ball, and was also named the man of the match in the finals.
Antoine is in a married relationship with his long-time girlfriend Erika Choperena. The couple started dating in 2011 and finally got married on June 15, 2017. Similarly, the couple had their first child, a daughter named Mia Griezmann on April 8, 2011. Similarly, they also had a son named Amaro Griezmann on April 8, 2019. Antoine kept his son’s name in the name of his grandfather. Likewise, they had their third child, a daughter named Alba Griezmann on April 8, 2021. Luckily, all three siblings share the same birthday.
Antoine is a fit and handsome guy talking about his physical statistics. He stands 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m) tall and weighs around 64 kg (141lbs.). His actual body measurement (Chest-Waist-Hip) is around 38-31-32 inches. In addition, Aziz has light brown hair with a pair of stunning blue eyes.
When it comes to his social media handles, Antoine is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has over 18 million followers on Facebook, a huge 33 million on Instagram, and an immense 7.9 million followers on Twitter.