Barcelona attacker c has been ranked amongst the top 40 footballers in the word according to the list released by Football Critic. The shortlist looked at the most in-form players in the world based on their match ratings, the weight of the competition and performance bonus over their last 1800 minutes. In the end, Antoine Griezmann, a World Cup winner with the French national team, finished in 36th spot on the list behind Barcelona teammate Sergi Roberto, PSG defensive player Marquinhos, another Barcelona teammate in Frenkie de Jong, new Blues defender Thiago Silva and RB Leipzig centre back DayotUpamecano.
Antoine Griezmann has started the year very well after an attacking output of two goals and two assists in the last two games in all competitions. He scored two goals and also provided the assist for one of the two Lionel Messi goals as Barcelona thrashed hosts Granada 4-0 in their last La Liga game before he added an assist to his tally from the last two matches during the Spanish Super Cup semi-finals. Antoine Griezmann provided the assist for the goal scored by Dutchman Frenkie de Jong as Barcelona played out a 1-1 draw with Real Sociedadwithout star man Messi in the first Spanish Super Cup semi-final. Barcelona went on to win 3-2 on penalties to secure their Spanish Super Cup berth. Antoine Griezmann and Barcelona will contest the Spanish Super Cup title with Athletic Bilbao after the Basque club stunned holders Real Madrid in the second semi-final. Athletic Bilbao defeated Real Madrid 2-1 with Raul Garcia getting the two goals for the Basque outfit. Real Madrid striker scored the lone goal for the holders. The Spanish Super Cup will have a new winner on Sunday.
For the list from Football Critic, Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi topped it after a return of four goals from the last two games ahead of Bayern Munich hitman Robert Lewandowski, Borussia Dortmund striker ErlingHaaland, PSG star Neymar and Juventus attacker Cristiano Ronaldo.