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Umtiti and Dembele fighting against Barcelona sale plans

Barcelona's World Cup winning pair Samuel Umtiti and Ousmane Dembele are fighting to stay.

Both players are being hawked around Europe as Barca seek to raise funds for priority summer transfer targets Neymar of PSG and Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez.

However, Le 10 Sport says Umtiti and Dembele do not wish to leave - despite being told there'll be no guaranteed starters next season.

Umtiti has suffered an injury-plagued campaign, while Dembele is recovering from hamstring surgery.

In the meantime, both players have been told Barca are prepared to accept offers for them - though they will have the final word on whether to stick or twist.

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