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Antoine Griezmann reveals glitter celebration in Barcelona's win over Real Betis was inspired by Lebron James' trademark chalk toss Antoine Griezmann scored twice in Barcelona's 5-2 win over Real Betis The forward celebrated his second goal by sprinkling glitter in the air Carles Perez, Arturo Vidal and Jordi Alba also got on the scoresheet 

By Pete Jenson and Alec Fenn For Mailonline

Published: 00:02 BST, 26 August 2019 | Updated: 00:02 BST, 26 August 2019

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Antoine Griezmann has revealed his glitter celebration during Barcelona's 5-2 win over Real Betis was inspired by Lebron James.

Griezmann celebrated his second goal by grabbing a handful of glitter from a steward and sprinkling it in the air.

James, who is an idol of the 27-year-old, is famed for doing the same thing with a handful of chalk after finding the net in basketball.

Antoine Griezmann celebrated his second goal by throwing a handful of glitter in the air

Antoine Griezmann celebrated his second goal by throwing a handful of glitter in the air

Griezmann revealed his celebration was inspired by Lebron James' chalk toss in basketball

Griezmann revealed his celebration was inspired by Lebron James' chalk toss in basketball

Griezmann's two goals were even more impressive in the absence of Lionel Messi

Griezmann's two goals

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