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NBA: Ousmane Dembélé imitates Steph Curry, he answers him
Recently extended by FC Barcelona, Ousmane Dembélé made an impression on Tuesday. In a friendly match against Juventus, the French international scored twice. He celebrated his goals by mimicking the pose of Golden State Warriors player Stephen Curry. The NBA star wanted to send a message to the 2018 world champion.
Ousmane Dembele talked about him Barcelona, and this for many reasons. A few weeks ago, due to his contractual situation. At the end of the contract with the training blaugrana, the French international had, for a long time, refused the offer sent by its president, Joan Laporta. So much so that the leader of the Barca believed that the player had reached an agreement with another club, in particular the PSG. But recently, talks have resumed between the two sides, resulting in an agreement. On July 14, Ousmane Dembele extended his contract with the FC Barcelona two seasons, ie until 2024. Rid of criticism of his decision and his expectation, the French international can now concentrate on the field. In recent hours, the 2018 world champion has been at the heart of the discussions because of his capital performance against the Juventus in a friendly match (2-2).
” A movement “
Currently at UNITED STATES with his team to prepare for the next season, Ousmane Dembele has already marked the spirits. In front of the Juventusthe winger scored twice, putting on a show in the land of NBA. To celebrate his two goals, the player took the pose popularized by Stephen Curry on the floors of NBA. Called “ night night », it consists of resting your head on your two hands, mimicking sleeping. A wink, which made the star of Golden State Warriors knewrTwitter. “ A movement ” commented Curry.
On the move!! 😂😴 https://t.co/1avWOKCzzp
—Stephen Curry (@StephenCurry30) July 27, 2022
“When you have kids, you know how important the bedtime routine is”
This movement has become very popular in UNITED STATES. Many athletes have imitated Stephen Currywhether in MLB or in American universities. Recently, the star of NBA explained the origin of this gesture. “ The origin of this gesture? No idea. You can see how unchoreographed this stuff is. I’m just having fun. When you have children, you know how important the bedtime routine is. It’s the signal of a job well done that day » had declared Curry.
Dembélé, Mbappé… When football players are NBA fans
Ousmane Dembele is not the only French player to be a fan of NBA. star of PSG, Kylian Mbappe had taken advantage of his vacation to go to the UNITED STATES and attend the draft. ” The NBA? I like. I watched the whole series of finals between the Warriors and Boston, it was great. Now to come here, it’s amazing “he had declared at the microphone of bein Sports. Mbappe had also benefited from the passage of the NBA in Paris in January 2020 to go to theAccor Hotel Arena and attend, with his teammates, the meeting between Milwaukee Bucks and the Charlotte Hornets.