Ousmane Dembele leads Barcelona by example after seemingly being unwanted. Sit back and enjoy

It says something remarkable that despite Pedri scoring an outrageously luscious winner against Sevilla and his coach, Xavi Hernandez, showering the 19-year-old with adoring superlatives after the final whistle, Ousmane Dembele was, by far, the man of the game. Barcelona game. Sunday evening. Frankly speaking, the controversial, often difficult to understand (and previously injury-prone) World … Read more

Barcelona reopen Ousmane Dembele contract talks

Barcelona have reopened talks with Ousmane Dembele over a contract extension, with sources confirming to ESPN that sporting director Mateu Alemany is meeting the striker’s agent, Moussa Sissoko, in Morocco this week. Alemany arrived in Marrakech on Monday and will stay there until Tuesday to negotiate a potential new deal for Dembele, whose current terms … Read more

Barcelona want Ousmane Dembele to stay despite PSG and Premier League interest

The January 2022 transfer window has closed, but there are still plenty of rumors floating around about who is going where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumors, whereabouts and, of course, deals! TOP STORY: Barcelona want Dembele to stay at Camp Nou Barcelona consider making a U-turn on the future of … Read more

Barcelona want Dembele to stay despite PSG and Premier League interest

The January 2022 transfer window has closed, but there are still plenty of rumors floating around about who is going where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumors, whereabouts and, of course, deals! TOP STORY: Dembele will stay at Camp Nou? Barcelona plan to keep Ousmane Dembele spent this season amid an … Read more

Chelsea to go all-in for Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele

The January 2022 transfer window has closed, but there are still plenty of rumors floating around about who is going where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumors, whereabouts and, of course, deals! TOP STORY: Chelsea set to return for Barca’s Dembele Chelsea have made contact with the Barcelona winger’s representatives Ousmane … Read more

Chelsea to go all-in for Barcelona’s Ousmane Dembele

The January 2022 transfer window has closed, but there are still plenty of rumors floating around about who is going where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz on rumours, whereabouts and, of course, deals! TOP STORY: Chelsea will be back for Barca’s Dembele Chelsea have made contact with Barcelona representatives Ousmane Dembeleand they … Read more

Ousmane Dembele was ‘an exemplary professional’

1:50 p.m. ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez has said Ousmane Dembele has been an “exemplary professional” since taking over after reinstating the French striker following a stalemate over his contract renewal. Dembele, 24, was mocked by Barca fans earlier this month when he was an unused substitute in the win over … Read more

Ousmane Dembele’s Barcelona career might be over after this season, but he still has a part to play

2:13 PM ET Sid Lowespain writer Dembele’s cameo vs. Napoli was a good one, especially given the tension between him, Barcelona and the fans in 2022. Eric Alonso/Getty Images “Well, the fans didn’t take any notice of me, that’s for starters,” Xavi Hernández said. Twenty-five days after FC Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele had been handed … Read more

Barcelona boss Xavi Hernandez makes plea to fans: Don’t boo Ousmane Dembele

1:30 PM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Barcelona coach Xavi Hernandez asked fans not to boo Ousmane Dembele after he was jeered as he returned to the squad for Sunday’s thrilling 4-2 win against Atletico Madrid at Camp Nou. Dembele has not featured for Barca since Jan. 12 because of a failure to agree a … Read more

Barcelona boss Xavi to use Ousmane Dembele after failing to find ‘solution’

8:06 AM ET Sam Marsden Moises Llorens Xavi Hernandez said Barcelona could not afford to shoot themselves in the foot after restoring Ousmane Dembele to the squad for Sunday’s match against Atletico Madrid after a three-week exile. Dembele, who is out of contract in the summer, was not called up for Barca’s last two matches … Read more