Former Barcelona forward Rivaldo urges the Catalan giants to capitalize Ousmane Dembele this summer, with the attacker having actually suffered an injury-hit 3 years in Spain.
Former Barcelona forward Rivaldo has actually advised the Catalan giants to capitalize Ousmane Dembele this summer.
The France international reached Camp Nou in a ₤1355 m offer from Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund, however has failed to make an enduring effect given that making the switch to La Liga in 2017.
Undoubtedly, Dembele has actually just made 5 appearances in Spain’s leading flight this season following a hamstring injury, and Rivaldo thinks that a move somewhere else would benefit both celebrations in the long run.
Speaking to Betfair, Rivaldo stated: “Ousmane Dembele signed for Barcelona practically 3 years earlier and he has actually currently had sufficient time to develop himself in the club and show his worth. It’s possible that he will never ever show his quality at theclub
” He is still a player with huge capacity, however I think this summer might be the right chance for Barcelona to sell or perhaps exchange him for a player they’re going after currently.
” He’s been unfortunate with injuries, however he may likewise have actually attempted to offer more at some minutes. Things have not gone according to expectations and he may be able to restore his profession at another club where he will feel more positive to play at his best.
“Barcelona appears to be attempting to sign Neymar and Lautaro Martinez, so Dembele will most likely have a hard time to get in the first team next season.
“Additionally, Barcelona would need to reduce its squad and earn some money if they really want to succeed in bringing in their current targets. To sign new players, others must leave.”
Dembele has actually chalked up 19 goals in 74 appearances for Quique Setien‘s side given that his arrival, and Barcelona are stated to worth the 22- year-old at ₤52 m in the middle of expected interest from Liverpool and Arsenal.