France's forward Antoine Griezmann (R) speaks with defender Laurent Koscielny during a training session in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines on November 10, 2015 ahead of a friendly football match between France and Germany to be held on November 13. AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFE        (Photo credit should read FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images)

Official – Griezmann confirms talk with Arsenal over surprise move

The January transfer window is already approaching, despite the depth in squad at Arsenal, many star players have been linked with a January move for Arsenal.

Arsenal transfer target and France international Antoine Griezmann has revealed that Laurent Koscielny has asked him to join Arsenal.

The Atletico Madrid forward has scored 66 goals in 128 appearances for the La Liga giants but has consistently been linked with a move to the Premier League in recent months.

There are reports that Manchester United and Real Madrid are interested in the versatile winger but Griezmann has revealed countless times of his desire to join Man United.

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The forward stated, however, that he’s happy with life in Spain but did lift the lid on Koscielny’s attempts behind the scenes to lure him to north London.

‘For Arsenal, [Koscielny] speaks to me about it often. But I’m good in Madrid,’ Griezmann told France Football.

‘I don’t want to leave. I’m happy here.

‘I have just had a little girl, I play my games, I’m good. Sorry, I’m going to stay.

‘But Arsenal are a good team, they play good football.’

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