Man Utd and Liverpool target Ousmane Dembele will obtain a new deal in Barcelona, in response to studies.
The French winger has been linked with a move to the Premiership after struggling in Spain.
He has had a depressing time with Barca in current years, primarily due to ongoing accidents.
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Nonetheless, Dembele has managed to turn his fortunes round a bit in current weeks.
His affect on the team is rising and he’s starting to search out type.
The 23-year-old scored in Barca’s current La Liga victory over Seville.
In keeping with Spanish outlet Mundo Deportivo (by way of Metro), Barca is changing into extra assured with Dembele and will soon reward him with a new contract.
They assume he can grow to be a star at Camp Nou so long as he maintains fitness.
Dembele is presently incomes a reported £ 197, ooo a week with Catalonian giants. He’s more likely to obtain a big pay rise, making him one of many highest paid players within the membership.
The information comes as a big blow to Man Utd and Liverpool.
Man Utd have been making an attempt to resolve their proper wing hole for some time now. They most likely see Dembele as a less expensive various to Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho, who’s seeking to stay in Germany.
The Red Devils have been hoping to bounce on Dembele’s unsure place by launching an software this summer season.
It was additionally reported that Liverpool have been interested by signing the French international.
They have a look at long-term successors to their well-known three fronts.
Dembele was among the many list of potential suitors, however now a switch is unlikely.
Barca will tie the player to recent phrases and look to present him an enormous price ticket.
As a substitute, Liverpool may pursue Leeds United star Raphinha.
The uncapped Brazilian, signed from Rennes, has been great within the Premier League this season.
He has confirmed his capacity to compete on the highest level and seems just like the star of the future.
Talking of Raphinha’s abilities, said former Reds man Steve McManaman just lately: “I do not wish to disrespect Leeds however in fact may play for a big six membership. He may simply match right into a team like that. I believe Liverpool want a player who can change the best way they play a little bit bit.
“I used to be watching Bayern Munich against Borussia Dortmund the day earlier than. That they had Leroy Sane on one side, Kingsley Coman the opposite side, then they introduced forward Serge Gnabry.
“To allow them to change the best way they play fairly simply by throwing a few wingers forward and I believe that is what Liverpool appear like they want proper now.”