On Sunday evening, Atletico Madrid midfielder Antoine Griezmann made his debut as an NFL commentator on the Spanish channel Movistar+, providing live commentary for the game between the Buffalo Bills and the Cincinnati Bengals. Griezmann expressed his excitement for the opportunity, stating “I wanted to be on the set for the game because it’s a good match-up.“
Griezmann, is known for his love of the NBA, often traveling to the United States to attend games. He also possess an interest for American football and the NFL.
This comes on the heels of Griezmann’s performance in La Liga, where he provided an assist and scored a goal in Atlético Madrid’s victory against Valladolid earlier that day.
He also noted the pleasure of being in a new position and thanked the team for the opportunity. “Thank you very much guys, I really enjoyed being on the set, continue so that people have fun with you.”
GFFN | George Boxall