Concern in Barcelona: Dembélé returned to play after 5 months but is out again due to injury

Ousmane Dembélé had returned to play for Barcelona after five months but felt muscle discomfort (Photo: REUTERS)

When the FC Barcelona signed up Ousmane Dembele I did not expect to have so little with their contribution. However, since the French winger landed on the Camp Nou he has not been able to display his talents because of injury. Even this week, after making his return after a five-month inactivity, it was confirmed that he is going down again for feeling muscle aches.

The Gallic attacker from 24 years, who had his first minutes of this season in the game against Dynamo Kiev for the fourth date of the group stage of the UEFA Champions League, suffered his umpteenth injury. “The first team player Ousmane Dembélé has an elongation in the semimembranosus of the left thigh. It is low and evolution will mark its availability “, communicated the entity culé.

Dembele He had been standing for five months after injuring himself last summer with France on the Euro 2020. After a long recovery, it was able to premiere this season in Kiev coming off the bench in the second half. But now it has been confirmed that it is low again and it is not known when it will be available again.

Ousmane Dembélé's contract with Barcelona expires at the end of the season (Photo: Europa Press)
Ousmane Dembélé’s contract with Barcelona expires at the end of the season (Photo: Europa Press)

As reported Goal from Spain, already takes 13 injuries since he signed for him Barça in August 2017. He landed in Spain as one of the most expensive signings in the history of the Catalan club but he has not performed up to expectations due to his constant physical problems: he has lost a total of 99 games due to physical problems, being about 670 days low, not counting those who will be now with his last injury.

As he was ruled out for Saturday’s game against him Celta in Vigo corresponding to Date 13 of the Spanish League, Dembele He will reach one hundred games without playing due to different injuries. The contract of Mosquito expires at the end of the course and is currently negotiating with the Barça to renew it, since the club wants to prevent him from leaving for free.

For the next game, the interim manager Sergi Barjuan neither will you be able to count on Sergiño Dest. The US international, who has been playing right winger lately, suffers a low back pain. Others of those discarded are Martin Braithwaite, Pedri, Kun Agüero, Gerard Piqué and Sergi Roberto, although there is no doubt that the most worrying loss is that of a Ousmane Dembele that he cannot get rid of his ordeal of injuries.


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