Posted January 12, 2022 at 10:00 am by AD
At the end of the contract on June 30, Ousmane Dembele has still not found an agreement with FC Barcelona to extend. While his number 7 can already negotiate a free start with the club of his choice, Xavi would have given him a big ultimatum.
Arrived at FC Barcelona in the summer 2017 to compensate for the departure of Neymar to PSG, Ousmane Dembele would be closer and closer to a start. At the end of the contract on June 30, the French striker would still not be able to agree with his management to extend. And while the month of January has already started, Ousmane Dembele can now negotiate a free start with the club of his choice. Aware of the situation, Xavi, the coach of Barça, would have decided to put pressure on his number 7.
Xavi wants an answer from Dembele this week
According to information from Mundo Deportivo, FC Barcelona would like to renew the contract of 'Ousmane Dembele at a low price or sell it before the end of the month of January, and this, to avoid a departure for 0 € on July 1st. With this in mind, Xavi would have issued a big ultimatum to the former resident of Borussia Dortmund. Indeed, the coach of Barça would like to have an answer from Oumane Dembele this week. However, despite his intention to extend his number 7, Xavi has reportedly made it clear that he does not intend to increase his latest offer. A proposal that the Dembéle clan would have swept aside with the back of their hands.