This season at Camp Nou, the Argentine and the France international have struck up a devastating partnership for Barcelona, scoring 43 goals so far.
Dembele enjoys playing with the Barcelona ace.
In the latter of the season, Lionel Messi and Dembele has sparked a successful connection in the front, so far the pair has scored 43 goals for the Catalan giants in all competitions.
In the beginning of the France International’s career at Barcelona he faced criticism for not fulfilling the spot of the Brazilian superstar Neymar who left Barcelona and joined PSG to break free Of Messi’s shadow.
Now the French youngster is more than happy to know the fact that his captain to occupy the burden of responsibility for his team.
Dembele voiced: “It’s great, he makes football easier,”
“I give him the ball and he does incredible things. When he’s on the pitch it’s easier for a forward, because the rivals focus mainly on him.”
On this Tuesday both the Barcelona stars have to play crucial role for their team when Barcelona will face Lyon in the Champions league round of 16 tie.
This season Lyon passed the group stage in s a fashioned way, they are still now undefeated in Champions league, this season in their group stage they have defeated the premier league giants Manchester City and in their domestic league they have taken down their league toppers PSG.
About Lyon, the Barcelona attacker Dembele stated: “They’re a team with very good players and it’s very difficult to win there.
“They demonstrated this season – winning against City and PSG – that we will have to be very attentive and not think that the game will be easy.
“[Nabil] Fekir – suspended for the first leg – is their best player, but there are other players who have great qualities, and we’ll have to watch everyone.
“I look closely at their Ligue 1 matches, and I play alongside some of their players in the French national team like Fekir, [Ferland] Mendy or Moussa Dembele. They are dangerous all over the pitch.”