Ronald Koeman sponsored Antoine Griezmann however mentioned targets will be the “very best medication” to spice up the Barcelona ahead’s self belief.
Griezmann’s closing purpose got here towards Ferencvaros within the Champions League on December 2, and he has simply 3 in 16 LaLiga appearances this season.
A commute to Los Carmenes to stand Granada on Saturday may assist the France world, who has been focused on 4 targets (3 targets and one lend a hand) in his previous 5 visits to the bottom in LaLiga.
Barcelona trainer Koeman mentioned whilst Griezmann used to be running laborious, targets can be very best for the 29-year-old.
“Any participant wishes self belief in himself, his team-mates and where the place he performs. This begins with the participant,” he informed a information convention.
“As a trainer, I will be able to keep up a correspondence with [Griezmann], display him issues and photographs of attainable issues to strengthen, however on the finish it’s the participant who has to turn his high quality and provides efficiency to the workforce.
“It’s now not the case that Antoine doesn’t paintings, he works so much in any place. The opposite day he recovered numerous balls, he gave an lend a hand to Leo [Messi].
“But it surely’s time that he rankings, as a result of scoring targets is the most productive medication to have general self belief in your self.”
Griezmann has transformed simply 22.2 according to cent of his large probabilities in LaLiga this season, his lowest in any marketing campaign since a minimum of 2012-13.
Barcelona are fourth within the desk, seven issues at the back of Atletico Madrid however having performed two extra video games.