Griezmann's first words as Barça player: Excitement, Messi, Dembele & Big Sam

The French forward spoke to Barça TV after arriving at Camp Nou

Los primeros toques de Griezmann como azulgrana | @FCBarcelona_es

Barcelona's latest signing Antoine Griezmann arrived in the city on Sunday and made his first comments since joining the club.

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The Frenchman assured that he will try to do "the best possible," that he's been "really looking forward to coming" and that "playing alongside Lionel Messi will be a huge pleasure." 

In comments to Barça TV, Griezmann said: "I will try to do the best possible in this new stage of my career, I want to do big things because the club's objectives are the same as mine. I hope I can achieve them here." 

He added: "I was really looking forward to coming here. I am really happy, really hungry [to do well]." On Messi, he commented that "I am excited about seeing him, I am really happy to be here." 

Griezmann ya ejerce de azulgrana | AFP

Griezmann also said that "I'm really excited to see Ousmane [Dembele] and Sam [Umtiti], I have a great relationship with them, I hope to have a lot of success with them both." 

HERE TO HELP 

Griezmann, who will be officially presented on Sunday, also commented that "Barça are a great club, I will try to help make them even greater. I'm excited to play at Camp Nou and I hope I can win a lot of things." 

Finally, he said: "I am a player that enjoys himself on the pitch and also in the dressing room. I hope I can bring a lot of joy to my new teammates and to the fans." 

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