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The 23-year-old was filmed arriving for his medical and the deal comes as a big blow to Chelsea and manager Thomas Tuchel, who prioritised the France international in their attempt to rebuild the defence  .

Barça ran out 3-1 winners thanks to a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang brace and a further goal from Memphis Depay, but the game was overshadowed due to a sickening head injury.

Barca’s all-time appearances leader left the club last summer in a free transfer after the Catalans failed to navigate a strict La Liga salary cap while mired in debts circling $1.5bn.

The seven-time Ballon d’Or winner joined PSG after Barcelona released a bombshell statement stating he would not be staying at the club due to financial restrictions placed upon them by LaLiga amid their colossal debts.

The 20-year-old has become one of the brightest prospects in Europe during his time in Austria, scoring 19 goals in 33 appearances across all competitions this season.