The deal has been underway for the past six months, these people added yesterday, and was initially the idea of Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin, who approached Mr. Ofer with the offer and said the club is looking for an additional shareholder.
Barcelona's director Roberto Fernandez was in attendance for France's 2-2 draw against Germany on Tuesday, with Spanish media outlets reporting that he was there to monitor Griezmann's performance ahead of a move.
Ronaldo has scored more goals than anyone else in Madrid derby history with 21 in 29 games, while Ramos scored in both 2014 and 2016 Champions League finals to deny the red and white half of Madrid their first European Cup.
Atletico Madrid is a Spanish professional football club based in Madrid that plays in LaLiga Santander, commonly known as 'La Liga', which is the top professional association football division in Spain.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has ruled himself out of the running for the vacant Everton job in England, pledging instead to stay with the La Liga side for the next couple of years. So I think that means he likes it here.
'We always say if somebody doesn't like it here, he's free to leave.
We are delighted to have extended the partnership agreement with Plus500.
Ofer, who is based in London, is purchasing 750,000 shares in the club, which Marca state translates into €46.425m worth of investment. We only want players who are 100 percent focused here.
"Griezmann has said he wants to play with Neymar and Mbappe, so we'll have to make an effort and bring them [to Atletico Madrid]", Cerezo continued.
Barca, however, who signed Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund for £96m, are set to splash the eye-watering fee to bring the France international to the Nou Camp.
And Cerezo jokingly said that Atletico Madrid will try to sign the duo to fulfil Griezmann's wish.