Date: 15th December 2017 at 7:00pm
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forward has recommended team mate to Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi, according to Diario Gol.

The Arsenal and target has been in and out of the team this season, and there has been growing speculation that the German will leave the Parc des Princes in the not too distant future.

Diario Gol reports that rates Draxler highly, and he has been made aware that will be selling the 24 year old for €40m (£35.3m). He therefore told Messi that Barca should consider signing Draxler.

The Catalan club are reportedly pursuing Liverpool’s Philippe Coutino as well as Mesut Ozil, but Draxler has not been mentioned recently as a possible target. Will that change now that has reportedly talked to Messi? It remains to be seen.

Diario Gol say the main intent behind the Brazilian’s recommendation is to remove competition for his own place at while also giving some friendly advice to one of his former team mates.