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Ousmane Dembélé, categorical: "I want to show what I am capable of"

Published:24/11/2019 - 15:39h

Updated:24/11/2019 - 18:58h

Two years after his arrival, Ousmane Dembélé still generates doubts in Barça, but the youngster is convinced of his possibilities. The french has confessed in an interview that he wants to demonstrate what he is capable of

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In the summer of 2017, Ousmane Dembélé fichó by the FC Barcelona, and to day of today, still there are doubts on his performance. The footballer of Vernon is a swift and full forward of talent, but his irregularity, his physical fragility and, especially, a mentality that has argued in too many occasions do that still it keep the debate on if it will be able to triumph in the City Condal.

Precisely, on east and other subjects has spoken the French in an interview conceded to the official means of the club, in which it has begun reviewing the demanding calendar to the that confront his. It approaches one of the key moments of the course: "Have important parties in the weeks to come, first against the Dortmund and afterwards against the Athletic. We have to be prepared for them".

"Against the Borussia, have to win to ensure the classification how much before. It is the most important party of the first part of the season. With the support of our fans, expect to achieve the three points to go to play to the field of the Inter with more serenity", has signalled, doing reference to a meeting in which the culés could tie up the classification for the eighth of final of the Champions League.

"Emotionally it will be difficult to play against the Dortmund, but am loved to see and play against my ex mates"

With regard to this appointment, has recognised that it will live it of special form, since before dressing of Barcelona played during a season in the Signal Iduna Park: "The one of the Dortmund will be a special party for me. I follow having to ex mates in the team. We will be rival, but does not change at all. I went me 3 years ago and I do not see them since. Emotionally it will be a bit difficult, but will be happy to see them and to play against them".

"It is a group that attacks and does not be used to to remain backwards. Always they play in team, attentive and give it everything. They want to win each party, especially this because it is very important. They go to come with a lot of intensity, but the Camp Nou expects them! It is very difficult to win here, because the Barça has to players of first level, some big fans... It is a club with a lot of history. Have the support of our people and always try to give it everything to win our parties home", has added.

Dembélé Defends and warns that it wants to show his quality

After doing a review to collective level, Dembélé has faced several personal subjects, and has defended his responsibility and his commitment with the physical preparation: "From my arrival to the Barça three years ago have improved in the preparation of the parties. I go to the gymnasium, heat more before the trainings and train well. The Barça is a big team, with big players and this gives you win to give it everything".

"During the pre-season was very well. Afterwards me lesioné and was absent a month. When I went back, had some physical problems. Now I have to struggle by the place, because have a big team and there is more competition that the past seasons. There is very, very good forwards, with a lot of quality, and motivate us to be still better. We have to progress all together and everything will go out well", has analysed.

The international 'bleu' has admitted that his compatriots are a firm support in the Barça: "All the team helps me, but especially support me in Clément Lenglet and Samuel Umtiti. With Antoine get along from does time. It gives me a lot of councils. Griezmann Is one very good person and a good fellow. It carries very well with me and with all the rest of the group. It has not needed long to adapt ".

And it has recalcado that it wants to be to the height of the praises that has devoted him Leo Messi. "It is an excellent player. It looked it by the television when it was younger, but play with him and see it in the real life is still better. It is an honour that say of me that have talent, but have to show it", has concluded, recognising that of little cost the words if it does not confirm them and that where has to heave the voice is on the lawn.

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