Antonie Griezman will NOT be joining - despite France team-mate pestering him to make the move. Griezmann was in stunning form for and France last season, and it recently saw him finish third, behind and , in the 2016 Ballon d'Or award. It has led to the forward being linked with a big-money move to England, with both Arsenal and huge admirers of the 25-year-old. However Griezmann has now revealed he won't be making the journey to north London, even though Gunners star Koscielny has repeatedly urged him to.
"For Arsenal, he [Koscielny] speaks to me about them often," Griezmann told France Football. "But I feel good at Madrid. I do not want to leave. I feel calm here. The little one [his baby daughter] has just arrived, I am playing matches, I feel good. "Sorry, I am going to stay. But Arsenal is a wonderful team. They play great with the ball."