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Suarez backs Griezmann after boos from Atletico fans

Luis Suarez, Antoine Griezmann
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Luis Suarez has insisted that Antoine Griezmann was already expecting his treatment from the Atletico fans.

The match between Atletico and Barcelona last night was the one to savor. Both the teams paced up and down the field endlessly to try and get the better of each other. But, once again, Lionel Messi produced magic to give Barcelona the necessary win.

Meanwhile, the Atletico fans did not take the return of their former star Antoine Griezmann lightly. The Frenchman was subjected to whistles and boos throughout the match.

Barcelona striker Luis striker insists that his teammate expected to be abused after facing his old fans.

“Griezmann was aware of what he was going to find,” the Uruguayan said as per Express.

“He has had a great career in Atletico and all former players can live a situation like that.

“But he is also happy with the victory.”

Luis Suarez also expressed his delight with the victory against Atletico Madrid. The number-9 mentioned that the games against Diego Simeone’s men are always tough.

“We know that the matches against Atletico are always difficult both here and when they come to Camp Nou,” he added.

“They got in trouble, but we also had chances and we knew that whoever made the goal would have a good chance of winning.