Barcelona complete Dembele transfer

Barcelona complete Dembele transfer

Barcelona have completed the record transfer of youngster, Ousmane Dembele, following his contract signing and unveiling on Monday.

Dembele has put pen to paper on a five-year  contract, after joining for a club record fee of €105 million plus performance related add-ons from German side, Borussia Dortmund.

The 20-year-old, who was presented to Barca fans and the media today, will wear shirt number 11, vacated by the player he is expected to replace, Neymar, who sealed a world record €222 million move to PSG in France this summer.

“I’m delighted to find myself at the best club in the world. A dream come true and I’ll battle to win all the trophies I can,” Dembele said during a press conference.

“It’s an honour to play with Leo Messi. He’s the best player in the history of football. I am here to learn,’ the 20-year-old added.

Dembele scored six goals, assisting 12 others in 32 appearances last season for Dortmund in the league.

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