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Griezmann, Atletico target European glory against Marseille

News Summed Up 2018-05-16 05:30:00

Antoine Griezmann is hoping to get his hands on a first major trophy with Atletico Madrid as the Spanish club prepare to take on Marseille in Wednesday’s Europa League final. –Having dropped into this competition following a surprise group-stage exit from the Champions League, Atletico are favourites, but Marseille are motivated by the prospect of playing on home soil. Marseille, who have lost three other European finals, have come all the way from the qualifying rounds in this season’s Europa League, starting out last July. They came out of the Champions League while we came through the Europa League qualifiers,” said coach Rudi Garcia. “But we have experienced players too, players who have played in and won European finals, the Champions League in the case of Luiz Gustavo.