Dembélé the latest casualty of FC Barcelona’s player unveiling ceremony

It’s tough being a new Barcelona signing. You come to Camp Nou with big hopes and dreams, unless you’re Paulinho and you have no idea why you’re actually there. But those hopes are quickly dashed by the internet if your skills aren’t up to scratch at your unveiling.

Dembélé learnt this lesson overnight, after his unveiling – well – didn’t really look too crash hot.

Dembélé joins FC Barcelona on a deal with 105 million euros from Borussia Dortmund.

It’s an odd situation, juggling a football in front of an empty stadium and a few flashing cameras. But the Neymar unveiling comparison is probably a bit unfair, given the status of his unveiling…

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