Ousmane Dembele in tears after suffering injury during UCL showdown against Dortmund

Ousmane Dembele in tears after suffering injury during UCL showdown against Dortmund

- Ousmane Demebele has suffered another injury during Barcelona's clash against Dortmund

- The 22-year-old played only 26 minutes before picking up a thigh injury that could rule him out for a while

- Dembele is now doubtful for El Clasico which will be played on December 18 at the Camp Nou

Ousmane Dembele was in tears after suffering another injury during Champions League clash with former club Borussia Dortmund.

The France international sustained a thigh injury and could be out of the epic clash with Real Madrid on December 18.

Dembele who continues to have no luck with injuries was substituted in the 26th minute and will undergo further tests to know the extent of the damage.

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The 22-year-old has struggled to stay fit, with Wednesday night's injury being his ninth since completing his big-money move to Barcelona in 2017.

The Catalan giants tweeted during the match that Dembele would be examined immediately with an update expected on Thursday.

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Barcelona released a statement on their social media handle that read: "[Dembele] has a right thigh injury. He will undergo testing to determine the exact extent of the injury."

Ernesto Valverde was full of pity for the Frenchman: "I don't know if it's a relapse or what leg it is. It has been a rare move because it has been in a jump, in which the leg has gone backwards.

"Right now we are sad for him because we are qualified but the bad news is the injury.

"We know he is suffering and we will see if we can help him."

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Tammy Abraham was stretchered off during Chelsea's 2-2 draw with Valencia in a Champions League group game played at the Mestalla.

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The England striker was in tears after falling heavily on Ezequiel Garay but Frank Lampard has confirmed that the injury was not as bad as he thought.

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