Dembele slammed for forcing Barca switch

first_imgOusmane Dembélé Dembele’s attitude slammed by Seri after forcing through €105m Barcelona switch Chris Burton Last updated 1 year ago 00:08 11/28/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(2) Ousmane Dembele Barcelona Getty Ousmane Dembélé Barcelona Nice Ligue 1 Primera División The Nice midfielder was linked with his own move to Camp Nou over the summer, but he stayed put while a France international pushed for his big chance Ousmane Dembele’s attitude has been questioned by Nice midfielder Jean Seri after forcing through a €105 million move to Barcelona.The France international emerged as a top target for the La Liga giants in the wake of Neymar’s record-breaking €222m switch to Paris Saint-Germain.Nice 15/8 at Toulouse Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Dembele refused to train at Borussia Dortmund as he waited on a deal to be done.He eventually got his wish, but suffered a hamstring injury just three games into his Camp Nou career and Seri – who was also linked with a big-money transfer to Barca over the summer – believes the 20-year-old is responsible for his own misfortune.”For a young player like Dembele, that’s not the attitude to adopt,” the Ivorian midfielder told Le Parisien.Jean Seri Ousmane Dembele Barcelona attitude wrong“When someone’s not well informed, they take decisions that are not correct.”Then, after arriving at Barca, he got injured. Without the pressure he suffered and the tension, maybe he would not have got injured. “In contrast, Kylian Mbappe kept away from what was going on before signing for PSG.” Seri decided against emulating Dembele and pushing for a high-profile switch to Catalunya.He admits that he is still disappointed to have missed out on a move, but will not dwell on the matter as his focus has shifted back to events in France with Nice.”It was a difficult time,” added Seri.“It will remain with me until the end of my career, but I have turned the page now. “I prefer not to think about the past and focus on what I know best: playing football.”last_img