Barcelona’s Dembele signing is second-costliest in summer of 2017

Tue, Aug 29 2017, 12:49 PM

After losing Neymar to French club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in a world-record transfer and seeing Liverpool reject its bids for Philippe Coutinho, Spanish club Barcelona finally landed a big-ticket signing in 2017, netting Borussia Dortmund forward Ousmane Dembele for £96.7 million—the second costliest transfer among European leagues in the 2017 summer transfer window.