French International Ousmane Dembele was caught in an angry exchange with Borussia Dortmund team-mate Roman Burki amid speculations that he could be set to leave the club before the end of transfer window. Premier League side Manchester United and La Liga giant Barcelona have a strong interest in Dembele and, on Monday, the fueled rumors of an imminent exit as he had to be restrained by Spanish defender Marc Bartra with tempers boiling over.
Also, Read; Man United turn to 25-year-old winger as Perisic alternativeBarcelona is looking to Dembele as a replacement for Neymar, who is set to move to the French outfit Paris Saint-Germain, after the Brazilian was also involved in a bust-up with his team-mate Nelson Semedo last week.
The France forward, who is tipped to be a future Ballon d’Or contender, recently responded to speculation linking him with moves to England and Spain. He told Bild: ‘Quite honestly, the speculation doesn’t interest me.‘There was speculation during the entire summer break.‘I like to be in Dortmund and I have consciously chosen this club after my time at Rennes.’‘I would like to win the Champions League,’ he added.‘I would like to become a world champion with France and also win more titles with Dortmund.‘I am absolutely aware that each one of these goals is difficult to achieve.’
EUROSPORT:During training today, Ousmane Dembélé had to be restrained by teammates after he got in a confrontation with goalkeeper Burki pic.twitter.com/WDKLLOzYgo — M·A·J (@UltraAutistic) July 31, 2017