Barca have announced in their social media accounts the news that,according to Barca,everyone was wating for.
Griezmann made 256 appearances with Atletico Madrid, scoring 133 goals and assisting another 50 strikes.
A statement on Barca's website reads:"F C Barcelona has paid the 120 million euro buyout clause to release Antoine Griezmann from Atlético Madrid.
"The player will sign a contract with his new club for the next five seasons, through to 30 June 2024, with a buyout clause of 800 million euros.
"We will shortly be publishing the full schedule for the presentation of Antoine Griezmann as a new member of the Barça first team.
"The Frenchman can play anywhere in the front three although his usual position is on the left wing. Griezmann is a very mobile player who can score and also create goals. He is also very quick on the counter attack and dangerous with his shots from distance and from set pieces.
"With his arrival at FC Barcelona, the Frenchman takes another step forward in his career with the goal of consolidating his place as one of the best players in the world."
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— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) July 12, 2019