It seemed set to be the biggest deal of the summer transfer window.
In the eyes of many Manchester United fans, the arrival of Antoine Griezmann at Old Trafford was simply a matter of time.
Maybe now they'll save the money and round out the squad instead of throw a fortune at a singular player.
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