Antoine Griezmann

Antoine Griezmann Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | June 26, 2024

Date of Birth

21 / March / 1991


33 Years



Antoine Griezmann (born March 21, 1991) is a professional soccer athlete from France who is currently forward for the Spanish Team FC Barcelona (#17) and the France National Team (#7). He already had his name in the game as being among the top strikers around the globe.

Antoine Griezmann Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Affairs & More

One of the players who contributed greatly to the performance of the French team during this year’s FIFA World Cup, one player who caught the eye of football fans was Antoine Grezmann.

Childhood & Early Life

Antoine Griezmann was born in Macon, France, on March 21, 1991, to Isabelle as well as Alain. His father was a wealthy and powerful politician who was a major player on the political scene of France. His mother was an employee in a hospital.

The ancestry of Antoine’s family goes back to Portugal the country where his great grandfather Amaro Lopes was a famed player for the national team in his time. The history of football in the family encouraged young Antoine to take an opportunity to play. In addition, Zinedine Zidane encouraged the young Antoine to work and train in order to attain his dreams of becoming a professional footballer.


He has been in an intimate relationship in relationship with Erika Choperena. The couple was married on June 15, 2017. They welcomed their first baby, Mia, on 8 April 2016. The couple’s second son Amaro arrived on April 8, 2019, and their third child, a daughter called Alba is due on April 8, 2021. Three of their children have their birthdays on the exact same day. Griezmann is Catholic.

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Personal Life

He had dated Erika Choperena for quite a long time prior to getting engaged to her on June 17, 2017. The ceremony took place in private, in the presence of family and close friends members. Before the marriage, the couple gave birth to one daughter, named Mia.


When he first joined Sociedad in the beginning, he went to school during the day and practiced football during the evenings and weekends. In the subsequent 4 years which is an extremely long time according to the standards of the club, Antoine was a part of the youth academy and was allowed to make his professional debut during the 2009-2010 season.

He was chosen to play in the preseason games and the five goals he scored in four games put him in the position of an ideal candidate for the season. A calf injury to the left winger was the catalyst that brought him to the regular lineup.

Antoine Griezmann Salary

At the Catalan team, the player made EUR12m net per year While at Atletico, he’ll earn EUR8m.

Antoine Griezmann News

Antoine Griezmann is a forward who is a player at Atletico Madrid, on loan from Barcelona as well as his country’s national team. France is the national side.

Antoine Griezmann: The Creation of an Iconic Figure

He overcame his small size to become one of the best soccer players around the world as well as the World Cup champion.

Favorite Things
Sportsman Virgil van Dijk
Actor Vincent Cassel
Actress Juliette Binoche
Food Cassoulet
Color Blue
Movie The Menu
Hobbies Swimming

Net Worth

Antoine Griezmann currently has a net worth of $60,000. As per his contracts, Griezmann receives A yearly salary of $21.2 million and a monthly payment in the amount of $1.62 million.

Some Lesser Known Facts About Antoine Griezmann

  • Maude his sister is Paris attack survivor that took place at the Bataclan Theatre in November 2015, when Antoine was playing against Germany at the  Stade de France.
  • It was the scout Eric Olhats who spotted him playing and helped him come into notice.
  • It was the match against the youth academy of Paris Saint-Germain in 2005 that brought him under mellow limelight; few clubs noticed him there and he was offered a place in San Sebastián for a week which was extended to another week that ended up in a youth contract.
  • His brother Theo told, “In the blank pages at the end of his books, I found drawings of him, where he pretended as if he was being interviewed for television channel ‘Canal +’, with questions, answers and everything.”
  • He was selected by public vote to be on the cover of the EA Sports’ game FIFA 16 along Lionel Messi. Antoine was also featured in a Beats by Dr. Dre ad along with Harry Kane, Mario Götze and Cesc Fàbregas.
  • He scored 52 goals grossing over five seasons, playing 201 matches.
  • He has a tattoo that says ‘make your life a dream, and make your dream a reality’.
  • Does Antoine Griezmann smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Antoine Griezmann drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Antoine’s maternal grandfather, Amaro Lopes was a Portuguese footballer too and he played for F.C. Paços de Ferreira. He moved to France in 1957 and died when Antoine was still an infant.
  • Antoine is considered as one of the top three Euro players and his contract with the champion team Atletico has been renewed till 2021, despite him missing a penalty twice.

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Body Measurements Chest: 38 Inches
Waist: 31 Inches
Biceps: 12 Inches
Birth Place Mâcon France
Children Daughter: Mia Griezmann
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light Brown
Height In CM 175 CM
Height In Meter 1.75 M
Nationality French
Parents Father: Alian Griezmann
Mother: Isabelle Griezmann
Profession Footballer
Siblings Brother: Theo
Sister: Maude Griezmann
Spous Erika Choperena
Weight 64 Kg
141 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Aries


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