Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has been named as the Player of the Month in LaLiga Santander for December. The France forward was in fine form for his team last month scoring four goals and laying on one assist to help keep his side in the hunt for the top spot in the standings.
Atletico’s number seven scored four of the eight league goals he has netted so far this season. He scored one in their 3-0 home win over D.Alaves. He followed that up with decisive goals against R. Valladolid and RCD Espanyol. The World Cup winner netted a brace at Valladolid, securing the points with a late winner for a 3-2 triumph, and struck the only goal of the game from the penalty spot in the 1-0 home win over RCD Espanyol.
Griezmann will receoved the award in front of his own fans in the Wanda Metropolitano before kick off in the game between Atletico Madrid and Levante UD on Sunday 13 December (12:00 CET).