Ousmane Dembele’s illness
Frenkie de Jong saved Barca this Sunday. It was he who scored the only goal of the match against Deportivo Alavés at the end of the game. It’s even « a miracle » according to Sport given the nature of the game. Obviously as expected, Ousmane Dembélé was not called up for this match. « The conflict between the French player and Barça continuesas we report the daily. Dembele knew he wouldn’t be there. Afterwards, the club said in a statement that Dembélé stayed at home due to a gastric illness. No Barca doctor went to his home to check the tricolor’s state of health. Xavi’s anger was monumental.
Disastrous arbitration for Conte
Tottenham couldn’t do anything against Chelsea. Antonio Conte’s players lost 2-0. But it was « foul play » for the DailyMirror. The Spurs manager criticized the decision « incredibleon Harry Kane’s disallowed goal. The referee canceled this goal for a push on Thiago Silva. The Sun also reports on its front page the words of Antonio Conte when speaking of decision « appalling« . According to Daily Express, it is especially « hard to bridge the gapbetween Tottenham and Chelsea. Conte said his team was « years away“On the level of that of Tuchel. the Daily Star wanted to continue to highlight the rage of the Italian coach. Even Thomas Tuchel admitted that he was « surprisedthat the goal has been disallowed. But the tabloid above all informs us this morning that « the exit door looms for outcast Dele AlliThe 25-year-old midfielder looks certain to leave Tottenham this month after being dropped from the squad to face Chelsea yesterday. He is one of Newcastle’s targets.
The Italian press calls for Vlahovic
In Italy, the press complains about the lack of goals in the clash between AC Milan and Juve. « A zero to zero for Inter» title this morning The Gazzetta Dello Sport. This draw benefits the leader Nerazzurri. The offensive leaders of both teams have been inactive. Zlatan Ibrahimović was injured very early in this meeting, Paulo Dybala, he failed to influence the game of the Old Lady. The pink paper newspaper encourages Juve to rush Dusan Vlahović. Tuttosport also made the propaganda of the Serbian by declaring on its front page: « Juve, you need Vlahovic« . The arrival of a goalscorer is essential for Massimiliano Allegri’s game. According to their information, the 21-year-old striker is ready to go to war with the leaders of Fiorentina to become Bianconero. Otherwise it will be Inter who will continue to sail quietly towards the title of champion. « They play for Intersays the Corriere Dello Sport. With this bad start to the season, Juve hopes to at least grab a place in the Champions League.