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Official: Dembélé gets the medical green light to play against Bayern

Zafer Cincil

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FC Barcelona has announced that Ousmane Dembélé is fit to play against Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter-final game tomorrow. The French winger got the medical green light after nine months.

“Dembélé is in a position to play for a few minutes if we think it’s appropriate, we want him to do so.”, said Setién in the press conference today.

The last time Dembélé had played for Barça was in November, against Borussia Dortmund. Tomorrow is a big day for Culés, and with the young winger back, hopes certainly have risen. As Dembélé once said: “The serious business is about to start.”

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Coutinho and Pjanic speak post Barça 1-0 Elche

Dhaiwat Pandya

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Barça midfielders Philippe Coutinho and new signing Miralem Pjanic spoke to the media after Barça’s narrow 1-0 triumph over Elche at the Camp Nou.


“Being back here feels great. I missed playing here, and I’m very excited to continue.” Coutinho told the media. “We’re trying our best to adapt to the coach’s new system. The level of the team is increasing; I hope things go well.”

After having featured in all three pre-season games for Barça, Coutinho is looking forward to the upcoming La Liga season. “I am eager to help the team win. There is one week left till La Liga starts and we are all focused and excited to begin.”

“I feel very happy that I made my debut. It was great.” Pjanic said after the game. “The team are working hard to prepare for the upcoming matches.”

Miralem Pjanic and Philippe Coutinho are both essentially new additions to the Barça squad since Pjanic just joined from Juventus and Coutinho returned back from his loan spell at Bayern – where he won the treble in a remarkable fashion. Things are looking bright for Coutinho, who has featured in all of Barça’s three pre-season games. Culés around the world are expecting big things from the two after having lost Brazilian youngster Arthur to Juventus this summer.

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