FC Barcelona have deceided to call off new contract talks Ousmane Dembélé, according to Diario Sport.

Following extensive talks, Barça have grown tired of waiting for the winger's future decision.

The Catalan club are also unsure over whether he is actually serious about continuing at the Camp Nou.

Barça start plans for next season without Dembélé

Plans have now started for next season without the Frenchman in Xavi's squad.

His contract with the club ends on June 30, and Dembele will then become a free agent.

After their last meeting with the player's agent, Barça left with the feeling that his renewal was no longer possible.

No further meetings with Moussa Sissoko are planned.

The Catalan club considered Dembélé to have been lost a long time ago, but it was the insistence of Xavi which kept them going after his renewal.

Chelsea interested in Dembélé

Chelsea are growing in confidence that a deal to sign Dembélé could be sealed, according to Ben Jacobs.

The Blues have made contact with the player and further movement on the transfer could happen next week.