Chelsea target Ousmane Dembele reveals transfer intentions in Xavi meeting | Metro News

Ousmane Dembele and his agent have spoken to Xavi and assured the Barcelona manager he wants to extend his contract at Camp Nou despite interest from Chelsea, according to reports.
The French winger has entered the final six months of his contract and negotiations over a new deal have proven to be extremely difficult, with Dembele supposedly asking for a pay rise at a time when Barca have been asking key players to reduce their salaries due to their financial issues.
Dembele was even removed […]
Chelsea target Ousmane Dembele reveals transfer intentions in Xavi meeting | Metro News

Xavi in for year of transition at FC Barcelona after cup failure – AS.com – AS.com English

I look at Xavi like those who years ago tried to start their bike over and over again, kicking the starter pedal. Old bikes were sometimes slow to respond. Sometimes the kick didn’t make any impact. On other occasions, it made a promising start, after the bike rider tried to kick-start it with the throttle, but it died soon after. After insisting, it would eventually start, flooding the area with smoke and noise, and the owner would happily disappear down the street in search of his girlfriend. […]
Xavi in for year of transition at FC Barcelona after cup failure – AS.com – AS.com English

Barcelona and Real Madrid reality: Two opposite poles in Spain – Playing for 90

Real Madrid’s Brazilian forward Vinicius Junior (L) and Real Madrid’s French forward Karim Benzema shake hands at the end of the Spanish League football match between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid CF at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 24, 2021. (Photo by LLUIS GENE / AFP) (Photo by LLUIS GENE/AFP via Getty Images)
Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema has tormented Sergio Busquets and Barcelona this season. (Photo by David S. Bustamante/Soccrates/Getty Images)
The current La Liga season […]
Barcelona and Real Madrid reality: Two opposite poles in Spain – Playing for 90