Date: 2nd February 2018 at 9:00pm
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Barcelona remain firmly in the race to sign midfielder , according to Sport.

The Catalan publication reports the signing of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool has not deterred them from pursuing a move for the German .

Meyer is available on a free transfer in the summer, with his contract expiring in June, and are also said to be keeping a close eye on the midfield anchor man’s situation.

Schalke’s sporting director revealed yesterday that the club are expecting a response from the midfielder about his future “soon.”

Meyer can sign a pre-contract agreement with any club he wishes, but Schalke will be determined to keep him after already losing another key player in to .

Reports in Germany suggest Schalke have offered the 22 year old £93,000 a week to stay in the . Whether that will be enough to resist the likes of the or Barcelona, we will have to wait and see.