Date: 7th September 2017 at 5:00pm
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midfielder was holding out for a move to Barcelona before the transfer window closed, and asked his agent to ‘cool’ talks with Arsenal, according to Mundo Deportivo.

The Catalan newspaper also report that technical director Antero Henrique had given Draxler’s agent Roger Wittmann permission to contact other clubs about securing a move away from the Ligue One club.

were said to be keenest on the 23 year old but Draxler was hoping that Barca would look to sign him after they failed in bids for his PSG team mate Angel Di Maria and ’s Philippe Coutinho on deadline day.

The Spanish side were however not interested in making a move for the German , with Barcelona technical director not including him on a short list of targets as he didn’t fit the profile of the player they were after.

Draxler is now unlikely to be given much game time at PSG, and according to Mundo , the German is not best pleased with his manager Unai Emery who he feels has not treated him well since his return from the .