EuroStars: Can Griezmann lead France to home glory?

The summer’s European Championships in France is fast approaching, and with a bumper haul of 24 teams seeking glory, that means more heroes, more first goalscorers to lump on, more bookings, corners, the lot, and of course, more EuroStars to marvel at.

We love the big tournaments, and this year promises to be a belter.

Ahead of the continental fiesta of football, we’re giving the lowdown on the biggest and best players at this summer’s tournament and who will each hoping to steal the limelight.

Today we’re looking a French striker with a German surname who has only ever played in Spain…

Name: Antoine Griezmann

D.O.B: 21 March 1991

Country: France

Club: Atletico Madrid

The Big Stat: Scored 57 goals in just 106 games for Atletico

Prize Asset: A tireless work rate and a knack for the lone role

International Pedigree: Seven goals in 26 appearances

Twitter: @AntoGriezmann

Price Tag: £45m – according to

PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 29: Antoine Griezmann of France in action during the International Friendly match between France and Russia held at Stade de France on March 29, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

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