The French midfielder has been heavily linked to Barcelona after his refusal to sign a contract renewal with the french champions Paris Saint Germain.
However, Barcelona deny reaching any agreement with the french star and dismissed any improper dealings with the PSG star.
The Catalan giants have been extensively linked with a move for Rabiot, whose contract at the Parc des Princes expires at the end of this season. However, Liverpool, Arsenal and Juventus are also among the teams linked with a move for the France international, who can start discussing a summer move with other clubs as of January.
La Liga champions Barcelona have released a statement in response, confirming they twice made contact with PSG over Rabiot but denying any further arrangement have been agreed.
“FC Barcelona wish to address stories published in France regarding the signing of players from Paris Saint Germain, and make clear that they have not breached any rule in this regard,” the statement read.
“The only contact made was during the month of August and one week ago. In both cases, this contact was made with PSG’s sporting management to show FC Barcelona’s interest in the player Adrien Rabiot.
“FC Barcelona have always wanted to work with the utmost transparency in their dealings with PSG and with any other club.
“FC Barcelona refute the existence of any type of agreement with PSG player Adrien Rabiot.”
Rabiot Mother also confirmed that her son will not renew this season and leave the French side. With his likely destination being Barcelona.