Antoine Griezmann will wear number 17 at Barcelona next season following his controversial move from Atlético Madrid this week.
Griezmann was officially unveiled as a Blaugrana player at Camp Nou on Sunday, with the gathered media getting a glimpse of the Frenchman alongside president Josep Bartomeu.
And at said presentation it was revealed that the World Cup winner will be turning out in the 17 jersey.
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It’s the number previously worn by such legends as Alex Song and Munir El Haddadi.