Accordingly foot MercatoTottenham and Newcastle are still lurking in the shadows to sign Ousmane Dembele despite his resurgence at Barcelona.
What’s the matter?
Well, things got very messy for them £287,000 per week Man at Camp Nou in January.
Club president Joan Laporta has openly expressed his confusion that Dembele hasn’t left, while Mateu Alemany – director of football at Barcelona – told the Frenchman to ‘leave immediately’ after rejecting an offer of a new contract.
It seemed like the 24-year-old would leave in the summer when his contract expires, but now he could stay.
foot Mercato believe Laporta wants to keep Dembele after Xavi found a way to get the best out of him.
Bad news for Tottenham and Newcastle
As it sounds, Barcelona are now happy to keep Dembele.
Tottenham and Newcastle are still watching the situation although their chances of signing Dembele now seem a lot slimmer than before.
Aside from that, foot Mercato believe the Vernon-born winger has an agreement with Paris Saint-Germain if he leaves Catalonia.
Hence, Antonio Conte and Eddie Howe are on a mission to bring Dembele to the Premier League.
Keep an eye on this saga – things have already changed drastically, so who knows what else might happen.
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