Ernesto Valverde asked Barcelona to try to buy Neymar back from PSG, according to the LaLiga side's CEO Oscar Grau.
Paris Saint-Germain managed to keep Neymar in the transfer window and Marco Verratti believes that was vital to the Ligue 1 champions.
Thomas Tuchel praised Neymar's response after the Paris Saint-Germain star was booed by fans.
With PSG opening their Champions League campaign against Real Madrid next week, Kylian Mbappe is not yet back in training.
We round up the front and back pages across Europe, as Thursday sees the transfer rumour mill crank into gear once again.
Paris Saint-Germain, without Neymar, Edinson Cavani or Kylian Mbappe, dispatched Metz 2-0 away from home with a clinical display.