Barcelona megastar Dembele suffered a thigh injury in Saturday’s 2-1 win over Getafe.
The ahead limped off after simply 29 mins and has been dominated out of motion for 4 months.
The lay-off is an enormous blow to Barcelona, who spent slightly below £100m at the 20-year-old in the summertime switch window.
But there’s one small sure from the injury.
According to German newspaper Bild, Dembele’s injury way he will no longer meet probably the most many clauses inserted into the switch settlement between Barcelona and Borussia Dortmund sooner than the 2017/18 marketing campaign is out.
The clause in query is an appearance-relate bonus that states Barcelona will pay Bayern €10m (£eight.8m) as soon as Dembele has made 50 appearances for the membership, a supply informed Bild.
However, Dembele’s four-month absence will make that function unimaginable for this marketing campaign.
Dembele’s complete switch price, together with add-ons, is assumed to achieve round £138m.
One of the ones clauses is any other £eight.8m fee if Dembele wins the Champions League with Barca within the subsequent 5 years.
Barcelona have showed Dembele will head to Helsinki on Tuesday for a comfort with a consultant over his contemporary injury.
He is but to attain for Barcelona after 3 appearances for the La Liga giants.