Ousmane Dembele has reportedly rejected Paris Saint Germain in favour of a move to Chelsea.
OUSMANE DEMBELE – CHELSEA LINKS FULL STORY
The Frenchman has been linked with several clubs. This is due to his expected departure from Barcelona with his contract set to expire at the end of June. Numerous clubs have been rumoured to show an interest in signing the 25-year-old. Chelsea and PSG are the frontrunners for Dembele’s signature. A new outlet has claimed the French international is edging closer to a move to Premier League. It also claims Dembele has rejected advances of PSG.
WILL DEMBELE BE A GOOD SIGNING FOR CHELSEA?
Yes, the French winger would be a great signing for the Blues. The winger would offer great pace to the Chelsea attack. Frenchman would complement the pace of Werner and the dribbling of Kai Havertz well. If he does join Chelsea, he will link with Thomas Tuchel for the second time. The pair linked with each other for the first time at Borussia Dortmund. At Dortmund, despite his injuries, he had quite a good record under Tuchel. His impressive stats got in Dortmund got him a move to Barcelona. Then, it has been all going downward spiral for him at Barca. His injuries and lack of finishing at the club has been a nightmare for him. Although, since Xavi’s arrival as Barca manager, he has played quite well.
Barcelona impressed by him offered a contract thrice but it was rejected due to less wages. The attacker has scored 32 goals in 150 appearances for Barcelona in all competitions. The majority of the appearances have been from the bench or have been cut short due to an injury during the game. Although, the report says Tuchel knows how to get the best of Dembele. Dembele is said to be interested in the Chelsea project. Soon, an official announcement is expected by Ousmane Dembele on his next club.
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