# Ousmane Dembele

Last year
# Must do better
Xavi calls on inconsistent Barcelona star to 'give us more'
Ousmane Dembele had a disappointing game amid a midweek loss to Inter Milan.
# Going Well
Dembele bags brilliant brace as Barca and Juve's US friendly ends in draw
Moise Kean also scored two goals.
# Wantaway
Torres jokes he'll 'kidnap' Dembele to make him stay at Barcelona
The Frenchman has been revitalised by Xavi Hernandez.
# Out of favour
Xavi responds after Barcelona star Dembele's angry social media riposte
The winger’s contract expires in the summer when he will be able to leave the club for free.
# Unhappy
'I won't give in to blackmail' - Dembele responds to Barca
The 24-year-old joined from Borussia Dortmund in 2017 in a deal worth €140 million.
All time
# Hot Water
Antoine Griezmann loses sponsor amid Japan racism row
The controversy also involves Barcelona striker and teammate Ousmane Dembele.
# ruled out
France lose Barcelona forward Dembele for the remainder of Euro 2020
The 24-year-old picked up a knee injury in the world champions’ draw with Hungary.
# Emergency
Barcelona granted permission to sign a forward outside the transfer window
The Catalan giants can bring in another player following the injury to Ousmane Dembele.
# Sidelined
Barcelona's €105m man Dembele ruled out for the season
The French forward has endured a nightmare campaign due to injuries.
# three's company
Suarez, Dembele and Messi shine as Griezmann left out of Barcelona win
The €120million signing had to be content with a place among the substitutes.
# constructive criticism
Messi tells Dembele to step up and be more professional at Barcelona
Ousmane Dembele has struggled for consistency since joining Barcelona, with Lionel Messi telling him to improve his professionalism.
# Transfer News
Bayern consider bid for out-of-sorts Barcelona winger - report
Ousmane Dembele has emerged as a potential plan B option if they fail to sign Leroy Sane from Manchester City.
# Threat
Boost for Barca as Dembele is passed fit for Old Trafford trip
Having been named in Barcelona’s squad despite not receiving medical clearance, Ousmane Dembele has now been passed fit.
# getting better
Boost for Barcelona ahead of Man United Champions League clash
Ousmane Dembele returned to team training on Thursday, increasing hopes that he will recover in time for the game.
# Concern
What is going wrong for Barcelona's €160 million man?
Philippe Coutinho has struggled at the Camp Nou since his move from Liverpool.
# main man
Lionel Messi comes off the bench to rescue below-par Barcelona
Ernesto Valverde’s decision to rest the Argentina international almost backfired.
# pulling away
Barcelona go further clear as Messi and Suarez strike
Barcelona moved five points clear at the top of La Liga after edging to a 2-1 victory in a tense match with Getafe.
# little magician
Messi strike sinks Celta Vigo as Barca restore their La Liga lead
After having to share top spot with Atletico Madrid for a short spell, Barcelona struck out on their own once again by beating Celta Vigo.
# warning
Dembele needs to improve off the pitch, admits Barcelona team-mate
Jordi Alba says off-field drama has blighted an otherwise bright campaign for the star.
# Goat
Messi dazzles with two brilliant free kicks as Barcelona demolish Espanyol in Catalan derby
The Argentine scored a double and set up another during a one-sided win for Barcelona.
# Top of the table clash
Barca stay top as Dembele's late strike denies Atletico Madrid
Diego Costa’s header looked to have earned the hosts a priceless win.
# Advice
'Being a footballer is a privilege. I think maybe he should focus more on his football'
Luis Suarez has called on fellow Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele to learn from his team-mates.
# Going nowhere
Barcelona claim no Liverpool offer for troubled winger
Ousmane Dembele continues to be linked with a big-money move away from Camp Nou.
# Hot Water
€105 million Barcelona star being sued by ex-landlord over late rent and damaged flat
Ousmane Dembele has reportedly irritated the Catalan club’s hierarchy, but he has found himself in legal trouble in Germany.
# Comeback Kid
Messi returns to Barcelona squad following broken arm while Dembele is dropped
Samuel Umtiti is also back in the squad following a knee problem.
Dembele strike enough for champions Barcelona to see off Valladolid
Ousmane Dembele gave Barcelona a 1-0 win over Real Valladolid, but it was far from convincing.
# Blaugrana
Dembele thumps Barcelona to Spanish Super Cup win against Sevilla
Sevilla missed a last-minute penalty to send the game to extra time.
# Punishment
Fans suspected of monkey chants during France game 'should be punished' - Russia World Cup chief
Paul Pogba and Ousmane Dembele were reportedly subjected to racist abuse during a friendly against Russia earlier this year.
# 2smane
Celta Vigo push them close but 10-man Barca hang on to unbeaten record
Former Liverpool striker Iago Aspas grabbed a 2-2 draw for Celta Vigo against Barcelona.
# Legend
Messi hat-trick helps Barcelona equal record unbeaten streak
The Argentina international was the star of the show at the Camp Nou with a magnificent treble.
# knocked out
'I did not expect Messi to shoot from there': Courtois accepts individual mistakes cost Chelsea
Barcelona’s Leo Messi twice placed finishes through the goalkeeper’s legs.
# individual concerns
€105 million Barcelona star defends refusing to train to earn move
Ousmane Dembele has no regrets about how he handled his transfer from Dortmund.
Suarez treble and Messi masterclass settle Catalan clash as Barca dazzle
Girona led through Portu at Barcelona but Luis Suarez’s hat-trick, a Lionel Messi double and Philippe Coutinho’s strike turned it around.
# Barca
Leo Messi equals Gerd Muller's record ahead of Coutinho's arrival
Barcelona’s unbeaten league season continued with a comfortable win over Levante.
# Frustration
€105 million star returns as Barcelona held in 2018 bow
Ousmane Dembele made his first appearance for Barcelona since September against Celta Vigo.
# Comeback Kid
Barcelona's record signing set for return on Thursday night after being out injured since September
Ousmane Dembele has been cleared to make his comeback.
# teen sensation
French prodigy Mbappe beats Rashford and Dembele to coveted Golden Boy award
The PSG striker joins the likes of Lionel Messi, Paul Pogba and Renato Sanches among the list of winners.
# hot property
Mbappe, Rashford, Dembele and Solanke all nominated for world's best U21 footballer prize
The 25 players in line to win this year’s Golden Boy award have been announced.
# Setback
Massive blow for Barcelona as €105 million signing Dembele set for extended layoff
French international Ousmane Dembele was just 20 minutes into his first La Liga start when he pulled his hamstring on Saturday.
# leading man
Lionel Messi grabs a derby hat-trick as Barca open up four-point lead over bitter rivals
Despite a chaotic transfer window, things are going well under new coach Ernesto Valverde.