Barcelona make last attempt to block Chelsea move

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Barcelona star Ousmane Dembele is in the final week of his contract with the club, and won’t be a Barcelona player at the end of the month.

Ousmane Dembele has been strongly linked with a summer transfer move to Chelsea, and he could join the Stamford Bridge outfit on a free transfer.

The 25-year-old France international has rejected every approach from the club to keep him, and has refused to sign a new contract with the Blaugrana.

According to reports, Barcelona boss Xavi has told the Barcelona board to make a last-ditch offer to keep the France international.

Dembele proved his mettle under Xavi after struggling under previous bosses.

According to the Daily Mail, Xavi has urged the club’s board to meet Dembele’s wage demands – a player that cost the Catalans an initial £111m just six years ago.

Signing Dembele for free will definitely be a good feat for Chelsea.