Angers left-back Rayan Aït-Nouri was on Barcelona’s radar under former Director of Football Eric Abidal, who is a strong admirer of the 19-year-old, according to L’Équipe.

Abidal had made contact with Aït-Nouri’s representatives during his time at Camp Nou regarding a potential deal. Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid are also interested in the full-back, with the French outlet reporting that the player has visited Real Madrid’s Valdebebas training facilities. Ligue 1 side Angers reportedly value the player at €30m.