Antoine Griezmann is a French professional footballer who currently plays for Atlético Madrid on loan from Barcelona and the France national team.
|Full Name||Antoine Griezmann|
|Date of Birth||March 21, 1991|
|Birth Place||Macon, France|
|Age||31 years old|
|Father’s Name||Alian Griezmann|
|Mother’s Name||Isabelle Griezmann|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Shoe Size||11 US|
|Children name||Mia, Amaro, and Alba|
|Net Worth||$60 million|
|Social Media Presence||Instagram, Twitter|
|Source of Wealth:||Football player|
Antoine Griezmann Biography
Antoine Griezmann was born in Macon, France, on March 21, 1991. Antoine Griezmann is Isabelle and Alian’s son. His father was a powerful and wealthy man with a firm grip on the French political landscape. His mother worked as a hospital maid.
Antoine Griezmann was born under the sign of Aries. Griezmann was born in Macon, France, and thus holds French citizenship. He is of mixed ethnicity, Alsatian, Portuguese, and French, and he practices Christianity. He appears to be gifted and has received good grades since childhood. He volunteers at his local school. He does not reveal his educational background for personal reasons.
Antoine Griezmann Height, Weight, Body measurement
Antoine Griezmann is 5’7″ | 176 cm in height and 72 kg | 159 lbs in weight. The body measurements of Antoine Griezmann are 38-31-14 inches.
Antoine Griezmann has a 38-inch chest, a 31-inch waist, and 14-inch biceps. His eyes are blue, and his hair is blonde (Natural). His shoe size is 8.5 US.
- Antoine scored six goals in 25 games for France as a youth player.
- Griezmann was a member of France’s World Cup squad in 2014 and scored in a warm-up game against Paraguay. He did not, however, score in the tournament as France was eliminated from the World Cup.
- Griezmann atoned at Euro 2016. In the tournament opener on French soil, he scored in a 2-0 win over Albania.
- In the round of 16, he scored twice in a 2-1 comeback victory over the Republic of Ireland. Antoine scored once more in a 5-2 win over Iceland.
- He became the first French player to score the most goals in a Spanish top-division league in 2015 when he scored 22 in a single season.
In the LFP awards, he was the only Athletico Madrid player and one of the top three players in the Team of the Year.
- He was named La Liga’s Best Player for the 2016 season.
- In 2016, he was named French Player of the Year.
- He scored six goals as the top scorer in the EURO 2016 campaign.
- He also helped France win the FIFA World Cup in 2018.
Antoine Griezmann’s Net Worth
As a professional football player, Antoine Griezmann makes a living. His income comes from contracts, salaries, bonuses, and endorsements. In 2020-2021, his net worth increased significantly. Antoine Griezmann’s primary source of income is his success. His net worth is expected to be $60 million in November 2023. He earns approximately $27 million per year from football.
Antoine Griezmann has been a Puma brand ambassador since 2015 when he signed a 10-year, 35-million-pound contract. He is also a Beats, Head and Shoulders, and Gillette brand ambassador. He has recently made wise investments in Sorare and Griz Esports.
The Chuo, Tokyo-based Japanese entertainment, video game, and gambling conglomerate, announced Griezmann as an ambassador for “Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game,” a collectible card game based on the hit multimedia franchise “Yu-Gi-Oh!” that will be released in June 2021. The agreement would have removed a Griezmann-themed card, with the Frenchman directly involved in its design.
However, the company announced a month later that it was unilaterally terminating Griezmann’s contract after a video emerged of him and his Barcelona teammate Ousmane Dembélé mocking two Japanese technicians who were fixing the television in the players’ room while the team was on a pre-season tour in Japan in 2019. The two could be heard disparaging remarks about the technicians’ appearance and speaking style.
Property and Cars
The 2018 world champion, his wife, and their wives found their magnificent villa in the capital, estimated to be worth 6 million euros, nestled in the Finca, an ultra-secure neighborhood in Madrid’s west Merengues and Colchoneros rub shoulders. Griezmann installed enough equipment there to prepare roasts, the famous Argentine barbecues, and to enjoy a small football field and, especially, a playground basketball court, as he is a huge NBA fan.
Antoine Griezmann is the proud owner of this matte black 2-door coupe Wraith. It has a 6.6-L V12 engine generates 591 BHP and 850 NM of peak torque. It is one of the most luxurious cars in the world, with a top speed of 250 km/h and a 0-100 km/h time of 4.4 seconds. It costs $165,000.
Following one of the fastest cars, we move on to the most luxurious SUV in the world, the Rolls Royce Cullinan.
Antoine Griezmann Wife, Marriage, Children
Since 2011, Antoine Griezmann has been in a relationship with Erika Choperena. On April 8, 2016, he and his wife welcomed their first child, a daughter named Mia. The couple married in 2017 at the 11th century Palacio de Galiana in Toledo and have three children together.
Choperena gave birth to their third child, Alba, on April 8 this year. Three years later, on the same day, she gave birth to Amaro, named after Antoine’s grandfather, Amaro Lopes. As a result, all three siblings were born at the same time on the same day.
Awards & Achievement
- 2016 (3rd place), 2018 Ballon d’Or (3rd place)
Best FIFA Men’s Player in 2016 (third place), 2018 (6th place)
- 2010 UEFA European Under-19 Championship Tournament Team
- 2016 La Liga Best Player
- January 2015, April 2015, September 2016, March 2017, February 2018, December 2018: La Liga Player of the Month
- 2014-15 La Liga Team of the Year
- French Player of the Year: 2014-15, Onze d’Or
- 2015-16 UEFA La Liga Team of the Season
- UNFP Trophées for Best French Player Abroad: 2016
- UEFA Champions League Season Squads: 2015-16, 2016-17
- UEFA Europa League 2017-18 Season Squad
- Player of the Season in the UEFA Europa League in 2017-18
- Player of the Tournament at the 2016 UEFA European Championship
- 2016 UEFA European Championship Golden Boot
- Team of the Tournament at the 2016 UEFA European Championship
- 2016 UEFA Team of the Year
- UEFA Best Player in Europe: 2016 (second place), 2018. (4th place)
- 2016 French Player of the Year
- La Liga Fans’ Favorite Player in 2016
- 2016 FIFA FIFPro World XI2nd team
- 2018 FIFA FIFPro World XI third team
- 2017 FIFA FIFPro World XI 4th team
- 2018 FIFA World Cup Bronze Ball
- 2018 FIFA World Cup Silver Boot
- Fantasy FIFA World Cup 2018 McDonald’s All-Star Team
- 2018 FIFA World Cup top assist provider
- 2018 IFFHS Men’s World Team
- Griezmann did not have an easy time breaking into a professional club. During his childhood, he tested with several French clubs, but due to his physical characteristics, he could not sign. The rejection of Olympique Lyon, the team he supported, was especially painful for the Atlético player.
- Sony Anderson, a Brazilian striker, was one of his favorite players. He has admitted on several occasions to wearing the striker shirt to the Stade de Gerland.
- Real Sociedad scout in France, Eric Olhats. When he was 13, he met a key figure in his career while on trial for a tournament in Paris. He was drawn to the footballer and decided to sign him for the Basque club.
- Even though they had not expected their son to play outside of France, Griezmann’s parents accepted the opportunity to play in Spain, but he continued to live and study in Bayonne (France) in the house of his discoverer.
- According to the coaches, he played at all stages of Real Sociedad’s academy despite not being one of the players with the most potential.
- He was promoted to the second team for the 2009-2010 season but never played in the Third Division.
- Several teammates’ injuries allowed him to participate in the Real Sociedad first team’s preseason when he was not expected to. He was the leading scorer, earning him the opportunity to train with the first team regularly.
- In his first appearance for Real Sociedad, he scored. At Anoeta, it was against SD Huesca (2-0).
- He is the French player with the most goals scored in a Liga BBVA season (22).