One other player that could be off to the Catalan side is Chelsea and Manchester United target Toni Kroos with the Daily Star reporting their interest.
The German midfielder, who currently plays for Bayern Munich, had been courted by the English duo for a number of months but sources now claim they now face a battle with Barca.
The Spanish club have already lost Cesc Fabregas this summer and are keen to bring new faces into a revitalised midfield.
New Manchester United gaffer Louis van Gaal is also a huge admirer of the midfielder and was hoping to see him in his revamped midfield at Old Trafford but the now seems unlikely.
Jose Mourinho also made contact with Bayern but have been put off by his estimated £3.6 million-a-year contract with the Bundesliga giants.
Chelsea and Manchester United fans. You both now look set to miss out on the signing of Kroos, but who else is worthy of playing for your club? Let us know your thoughts below.
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