RUMOURS: Barcelona ready new Dembele offer

Barcelona still expect to complete the signing of Ousmane Dembele from Borussia Dortmund and will make an improved bid for him,  Sports claims.

Dembele has been touted as a target for Barca since Neymar completed his world-record €222 million switch to Paris Saint-Germain last week.

The 20-year-old missed training without permission on Thursday, with Dortmund head coach Peter Bosz telling a news conference the club had been unable to contact Dembele.

Speculation that a move to Barcelona was imminent soon mounted before BVB issued a statement saying a bid had been lodged by the Catalan giants but it did not meet their valuation for a player they signed from Rennes for €15 million last year.

The German side rejected an offer from the Catalan side for the winger who failed to turn up for training on Thursday. BVB have demanded €150 million for the 20-year-old France international but Barca are confident their latest offer of €90million, with €30 million more in bonuses will convince them to sell…