Thiago Alcantara is not interested in returning to Barcelona, according to sources in Germany.
Recent reports in Spain have linked Barca with a summer move for Thiago, who left the Camp Nou for Bayern Munich in 2013.
However, contrary reports in Germany claim the playmaker has no intention of heading back to the Catalonia is preparing to start contract renewal talks with Bayern.
Thiago, whose current deal at the Allianz Arena expires in 2019, could extend his Bayern stay by a further two years until the summer of 2021.
He has a key role at Bayern, with Carlo Ancelotti playing him even more than Pep Guardiola. Thiago has played 21 of 25 Bundesliga games and 7 of 8 in the Champions League. With Xabi Alonso leaving he will be more vital than ever.