Griezmann scored 133 targets in 256 appearances for Atletico Madrid after arriving from Actual Sociedad in 2014.
France worldwide Griezmann signed a five-year take care of Atletico in June 2018 with a buyout clause of €200 million ($225m) which dropped to €120 million (135m) initially of this month.
The transfer comes after weeks of hypothesis following Griezmann’s announcement that he meant to go away Atletico.
Within the video aired in Could on Atletico’s social media channels, the World Cup winner mentioned: “I wished to let you know that I’ve made the choice to go away to expertise new issues and have new challenges. It has been very arduous for me to take this path, however I really feel that it is what I want.
“I wished to thanks for all of the love you’ve got given me in these 5 years, through which I’ve gained my first necessary trophies with a membership. They have been unbelievable moments that I’ll all the time keep in mind. The reality is you are in my coronary heart.”
He added: “It is not simple for a participant to obtain a lot love. That is why I wished to let you know as we speak so that you are the first to know after the [head] coach and the membership.
“I’ve given my all on the pitch, I’ve tried to behave properly. Thanks a lot, and goodbye.”