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FC Barcelona News: 3 November 2021; Barça beat Dynamo Kiev, Ousmane Dembélé returns to action

A round-up of the latest Barcelona news and rumors

Dinamo Kiev v FC Barcelona: Group E - UEFA Champions League Photo by Stanislav Vedmid/DeFodi Images via Getty Imagess

Dynamo Kyiv 0-1 FC Barcelona: Job done! - FC Barcelona
Barça’s Champions League is smack, bang back on track. After losing both of their first two games in Group E, going into the two with Dynamo Kyiv, they knew they had no option but to take the maximum six points.

November 23 v Benfica: Huge day! - FC Barcelona
Everything worked out for FC Barcelona in Wednesday’s Champions League matches. Not only did they collect a vital 1-0 victory in Kiev, but Bayern Munich did the team a huge favour by beating Benfica 5-2.

Dembélé back in action after 164 days - FC Barcelona
The NSC Olimpiyskiy stadium in Kyiv saw a special return on Match Day 4 of the Champions league in the fixture between Dynamo Kyiv and FC Barcelona. Some 164 days after his last game for Barça against Eibar on 22 May, Ousmane Dembélé was back in action for the blaugranes.

Sergi Barjuan: "I want to help the club" - Football Espana
“I told them how important the game was for the club before the game,” interim coach Sergi Barjuan said post-match in comments carried by Marca. “There are many players from the cantera that understood. I went all-out with that, and I don’t know whether or not it worked. But at least we won."

Barça president Joan Laporta won't travel to Doha for Xavi talks - SPORT
Barcelona president Joan Laporta will not travel to Doha in person to meet and negotiate with the Al Sadd hierarchy, according to TV3. It had been speculated that Laporta would head to Qatar to close the deal because Al Sadd had requested he do so in order to finalise the appointment of Xavi Hernandez.