Barcelona have confirmed Ousmane Dembele will be out for an unspecified period due to a -hamstring injury.
The winger picked the injury during a LaLiga match against Cadiz on Saturday evening which ended in a 2-1 defeat.
A statement from the club on Sunday read; "Tests on Sunday morning, December 6, have shown that first-team player Ousmane Dembélé has a hamstring elongation. He will therefore not be considered for selection and the evolution of the injury will determine his availability,"
❗ MEDICAL COMMUNIQUE | Dembélé— FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) December 6, 2020
Tests carried out have shown that the French player has an elongation in the hamstrings of the right thigh
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It was Dembele's 12th game of the year at Cadiz and has managed only four goals in that period.
Barcelona will now shift their focus to their midweek Champions League match against Juventus, which will most likely determine who tops the group.
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