Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez Endorse Embattled Barcelona Player

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez Endorse Embattled Barcelona Player

Chukwu Ikechukwu
updated at April 12, 2023 at 7:54 PM
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  • PSG star Lionel Messi and Atletico Madrid’s Luis Suarez have stated Dembele is one of the best players in the World
  • Ousmane Dembele looks set to leave Barcelona this month and both Arsenal and Chelsea are reported to be interested in the French winger
  • The French winger contract at the Camp Nou expires at the end of the season and talks for a new contract appear to have broken down

All is now set for Ousmane Dembele to leave Barcelona as it appears the Spanish giants are now prepared to sell-off the winger after talks for a new contract broke down recently.

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez endorse troubled Barcelona Player for big transfer
Ousmane Dembele to leave Barcelona this month after rejecting new deal . Photo by: NurPhoto
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Dembele’s contract with the Catalonian club is set to expire at the end of the current campaign and talks for a contract renewal appeared to have broken down after the French winger got angry at the Barca hierarchy after the signing of Manchester City’s Ferran Torres.

The Spanish giants had appealed to Demebele to lower his wages in his new contract which the French man was still considering before the announcement of Torres.

Now according to Football London, it has now been announced that Dembele is likely to leave the club before the conclusion of this month's transfer window.

Top Premier League clubs have been credited with an interest for the French winger with Arsenal and Chelsea both looking for ways to beef up their squad and it is now being revealed that both Messi and Suarez have endorsed Dembele as one of the best players in world football.

Messi, when speaking in 2018, called Dembele a "phenomenon” while Uruguayan Suarez tipped in former Borussia Dortmund winger to become one of the world's best back in 2019.

Official: Ousmane Dembele to Leave Barcelona This Month After Rejecting New Deal

Earlier Sportsbrief reported Frenchman Ousmane Dembele’s spell at Barcelona is set to come to an abrupt end as the club confirmed he would be sold in January.

Fresh reports now indicate that Dembele is unwilling to sign a new deal, and the club are now determined to cash in on him.

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Chukwu Ikechukwu Godwin is a journalist with over 9 years of experience in the Nigerian media industry. He has worked both in Radio (Today FM, Rhythm FM, Wish FM) and Television (Silverbird TV) as a Sports Analyst..