OUT ALSO AGAINST ALAVÉS
Xavi's pulse doesn't shake and he leaves Dembélé at home again
Published:23/01/2022 - 10:44h
Updated:23/01/2022 - 10:44h
Xavi Hernández has remained firm, both in the club's position and in what was said in the press conference prior to the match in Vitoria. The egarense has urged the Frenchman to make a decision, either to renew or to facilitate his departure
Everything follows the same with Ousmane Dembélé. The trainer, Xavi Hernández, has not summoned him for the party in front of the Alavés, what seems to force to the Frenchman to accept his new reality in the FC Barcelona. Of this way, the egarense has been coherent with the statements offered some hours before the commitment, in which it ensured that his status in the club would keep on being the same.
This new no announcement of Dembélé adds to which already dragged from the previous to the party in front of the Athletic Club of Bilbao, in which the Barcelona fell by 3-2 in the extention, a defeat that has left them out of the Glass of Rey. But still with the lacks that presents the Barça in the attack, Xavi has followed the posture of the institution and will not have the forward.
The one of Tarrasa has kept firm following the position of the club of not giving minutes of game to a footballer that does not find totally engaged with the team. In his appearance in front of the media, has warned that Dembélé already is to the so much of the situation: "The situation of Dembélé has not changed. It knows what it is necessary to decide".
Likewise, it has left him a message urging him to that it rectify and can agree a contractual prolongation with the Barça or at least do not put fetters for his set off for another club during what subtracts of the market of winter, that will be closed from 31 January: "there is not another. They remain days and he knows the situation. There is not another alternative".
The options for Dembélé
In the last days, the newspaper 'The Sun' has informed on a possible proposal by part of Chelsea to receive him in condition of yielded. The 'blues' would pay 4 million euros and would do charge of his index card. Nevertheless, Tuchel has admitted not having knowledge of this approach. Meanwhile, the others clubs interested would be the Newcastle, the Manchester United, the Juventus or Paris Saint-Germain.