Barcelona midfielder Alex Song insists that his team-mate Cesc Fabregas will remain at the Nou Camp this summer, despite being strongly linked with a move back to the Premier League, with champions Manchester United desperate to sign him.

New United boss David Moyes has already had two bids for Fabregas rejected by the Catalan club, but he has insisted that more offers will be made for the Spaniard as he believes he could be available for the right price.

Two bids, the last of which was over £30m, have not been enough to persuade Barca to sell their midfielder - and now Song believes United are wasting their time trying to sign him.

Not only does the Cameroon international believe they are wasting their time, Song and Fabregas' ex-boss Arsene Wenger has also admitted that the Spain international has no intentions of leaving the Nou Camp this summer.

Talking to Sky Sports News, Song revealed that he believes Fabregas will stay on in Spain and reject the chance to move back to the Premier League.

He said: "I did not speak with him but I know Cesc is 100 per cent here.

"He loves Barcelona, he loves the club. He will stay here next season and give 100 per cent because I know him very well and he'll want to fight. He's focused on the club.

"He wants just to give his best for Barcelona. He's from Barcelona, he loves Barcelona and he'll want to start the season to show what he can do.

"People are talking and talking, but we know he is focused here and ready to start the season.

"He's enjoying a holiday with his family and I'm sure he wants just to come back here.

"It's my own opinion but I know he will stay here, 100 per cent."


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