Griezmann to join Atletico

  • Last Updated: July 28 2014, 10:13 BST

Atletico Madrid have agreed a deal to sign winger Antoine Griezmann from Real Sociedad.

Antoine Griezmann: Impressed for France at the World Cup
Antoine Griezmann: Impressed for France at the World Cup

The 23-year-old was linked with a big-money move to a host of clubs but Primera Division champions Atletico have won the race for the France international.

Atletico announced on their official website: "Atletico Madrid and Real Sociedad have reached an agreement for the transfer of Antoine Griezmann.

"The young French footballer will sign a contract with our teams once he passes his medical."