Ousmane Dembélé : I want to be decisive for Barcelona
Barcelona return to Champions League action on Tuesday and Ousmane Dembele has stated his aim on turning into an indispensable individual from the team on the big stage.
Ahead of the midweek game against Lyon, the Frenchman made his return to the starting line-up facing Real Valladolid.
With limitless potential combined with a massive price tag, Barcelona fans expect the youngster to make more of an impact, which is something Dembele himself has embarked to do.
« I was decisive at the beginning [of the season] and I had a phase of sitting on the bench in November, but it’s normal because, all through a season we generally have troublesome occasions, » he told the club’s legitimate media.
« However, I have faith in myself and I’m going to try to continue doing what I know best and be decisive for the team.
« It’s important to score at key moments as I am a striker and I have to be decisive when the team is taking care of business minute.
« We have to be focused on our goals, we want to win titles, win the Champions League and furthermore LaLiga Santander, obviously. »
Finally, he talked about his recent injury and Barcelona’s requesting plan for the coming weeks.
« I feel better, as I was able to play 15 minutes against Athletic Club and I am coming back to my dimension, gradually, » he said.
« The damage came when I was inclination great, I was decisive and I did a great job during games, but that’s football.