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Ousmane Dembele adamant he will not leave Barcelona for PSG

The forward does not want to be part of the Neymar deal

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Ousmane Dembele has made it pretty clear he has absolutely no intention of leaving Barcelona for PSG in the transfer window.

Reports have suggested Dembele could be included in a deal to bring Neymar back to the Camp Nou, but the French international is having none of it.

According to Mundo Deportivo, Canal+ journalist Pierre Menes asked Dembele about the rumors in a private chat on Instagram and received this response: “80 percent of what appears in the press about me is nonsense and I don’t move.”

Dembele’s agent, Moussa Sissoko, has said a few times in this transfer window the 22-year-old’s future is at Barcelona, and he reiterated those comments again on Wednesday to Telefoot.

“[Dembele will 100% stay at Barcelona. There’s no chance he goes. He wants to and he will triumph at Barca.”

The suggestion seemed to be that Barcelona would be willing to offload Dembele after his latest injury setback, but there seems little chance of that now happening.

Of course rumors have already started about which player could be used in the deal instead of Dembele. MD and Sport suggest Jean-Clair Todibo, Le Parisien are going with Arthur.

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