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Barcelona coach Xavi insists Dembele could start against Napoli

Barcelona coach Xavi says Ousmane Dembele is in contention to face Napoli in their Europa League playoff.

Xavi does not care about the potential whistles from the fans.

“We don't rule out that he could play at home or away, whether he plays or not only depends on how the players train and who is better or worse. He could play. He did against Espanyol and he helped us a lot for 20 minutes because he overloaded the flank, took players on and had some very good minutes," said the coach.

Xavi made it clear that he will use him until the end of the season.

“He will help us until the end of the campaign because he's a great player. He's another one in the squad and will play when we need him and when we think he can help us compete and win."

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