Barcelona could be set for Dembele uturn

first_imgBarcelona are set to invest in the development of Ousmane Dembele as one of their future star forwards after their failure to sign Antoine Griezmann, reports SportThe 21-year-old joined the Catalan giants last summer from Borussia Dortmund for a fee of around €105m following Neymar’s shock exit to Paris Saint-Germain for a world record €222m.However,  a series of injuries heavily restricted his appearances at the beginning of the season and, after ending his first campaign at Barcelona with just three league goals in his 17 La Liga games, there had been doubts over Dembele’s future at Barcelona who turned their full focus into signing his France teammate Griezmann to partner Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez up front instead.David Villa, SpainQuiz: How much do you know about David Villa? Boro Tanchev – September 14, 2019 Time to test your knowledge about Spanish legendary forward David Villa.But the Atletico star revealed last week that he would be staying at Madrid for next season, which has left the La Liga champions questioning what to do with Dembele.But following former defender Eric Abidal’s appointment as the new director of football at Barcelona, there is new hope within the Nou Camp that the Frenchman may be able to help his compatriot ease into the club’s style of play.last_img