The agent of Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez insists his client does not want to leave the club this summer.

Speculation in the Spanish press has claimed French big-spenders Paris Saint-Germain are courting the player, with uncertainty over manager Pep Guardiola's future cited as a possible reason behind the player's potential exit.

However, agent Ivan Corretja insisted his client is more than happy with life at the Nou Camp, and intends to honour a current contract that runs until the summer of 2014.

"Xavi is under a contract with Barcelona until 2014 and he has no plans to leave the club," Corretja told RMC Sport.

The 32-year-old has spent his entire career with Barca, having graduated from the club's famed academy into the first team back in 1998.

An €80 million minimum fee release clause makes the Spanish international an unlikely target for most clubs, but with huge finances at his disposal, manager Carlo Ancelotti has been linked with the raid.

It looks like the Ligue 1 club would be unsuccessful in their advances though, with the player still enjoying life in Catalonia and a key part of one of Europe's greatest ever sides.

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