Transfer report: Barcelona close to signing Manchester City target

first_img1 Ousmane Dembele Barcelona are close to completing a £118m deal for Manchester City target Ousmane Dembele.The 20-year-old has become one of the most wanted men in football over the past two seasons and he is finally set to leave Borussia Dortmund.City are long-term admirers of the France international but, according to El Mundo Deportivo, he is joining Barcelona.The Spanish side are set to part with £90m to sign Dembele, but a further £28m will be paid at a later date via add-ons.That means the forward could eventually cost a staggering £118m, but Barca are desperate to bring him in to bolster their attacking options.The LaLiga club sold Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain for a world record £196m earlier this summer and they believe Dembele can fill his boots.last_img read more