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FC Barcelona News: 18 September 2017; Ousmane Dembélé Flies to Finland, Barcelona B Salvage Draw

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Ousmane Dembélé medical announcement | FC Barcelona
The tests have come back following first team player Ousmane Dembélé's injury in the 29th minute of the Getafe match. Unfortunately, he has ruptured the tendon in his femoral bicep in his left thigh. The player will be operated on by Dr. Sakari Orava in Finland this week. He is expected to be out for between three and a half months and four months.

Dembélé flies to Helsinki for surgery | FC Barcelona
Frst team player Ousmane Dembélé traveled on Monday morning to Helsinki, Finland, where he will undergo surgery to repair a rupture of the biceps femoris tendon in his left thigh. Dembélé was accompanied by team physician, Dr. Ricard Pruna. Dembélé will be operated on Tuesday by Dr. Sakari Orava. Following the surgery, the Club will provide a medical statement.

RIVAL WATCH: Outright leaders | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona are two points clear at the top of the Liga table after the only other team with a 100 per cent record, Real Sociedad, lost 3-1 at home to Real Madrid on Sunday evening. Borja Mayoral and Gareth Bale scored first and third for the visitors, with an own goal in between, but despite victory, the defending champions are still four points behind leaders Barça after four games.

Barça-Eibar, synonymous with goals | FC Barcelona
FC Barcelona and Eibar have faced each other on a total of six occasions in La Liga during the three seasons that the Basques have been in the Spanish top flight. The games between the teams always promise goals, both at the Camp Nou and in Ipurua. In total, Barcelona have scored 20 and only conceded three, winning all six matches.

When and where to watch FC Barcelona v Eibar | FC Barcelona
La Liga is back on Tuesday with Barça at home to Eibar in what is a10.00pm CET kick-off local time. This page should help you find out when the game is starting in your part of the world – and also includes information on global broadcasters.

Ter Stegen blasts 'awful' Getafe pitch | Football Espana
Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre Ter Stegen has hit out at the ‘awful’ state of Getafe’s pitch during the side’s league encounter on Saturday. The Blaugrana came from a goal down to fight back for a narrow 2-1 victory at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez but the German goalkeeper, who was making his 100th appearance for the club, criticised the pitch condition.

Philippe Coutinho looks to future at Liverpool after failed Barcelona move | ESPN
Philippe Coutinho has told ESPN Brasil that he has "no problems" with anybody at Liverpool despite the club blocking a move to Barcelona. Coutinho was the subject of three bids from Barcelona and he handed in a transfer request in an attempt to leave Anfield.

AD Alcorcon 1-1 FC Barcelona B: Aleña snatches late draw | FC Barcelona
Barça B have drawn 1-1 in a tight game away to Alcorcón in which Aleñá became the first player to score a goal this season against the home side. It was end-to-end from the start, with Fali and Arnáiz getting the first two real chances for the Catalans.

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