OFFICIAL: Barcelona confirm Dembele’s possible return

Barcelona confirm Ousmane Dembele will be out for 10 weeks due to thigh injury.

“A medical examination has confirmed that first-team player Ousmane Dembele has suffered a muscle injury to his right hamstring,” a statement from the Catalan club said.

“His estimated layoff time is approximately 10 weeks.”

One goal in 8 games
The Frenchman was taken off in the 26th minute of Barcelona’s Champions League game against Borussia Dortmund. Dembélé has participated in a total of 8 games so far this season: Four in LaLiga and 4 in the Champions League. He has also scored once, against Sevilla at the Camp Nou in the league.