Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos has confirmed Barcelona and Manchester United tried to sign him last summer.
The Brazilian centre-back has been linked with both clubs with reports claiming Barcelona had a big-money bid rejected, while United had a £30 million offer turned down by the French champions.
With the arrival of David Luiz from Chelsea and PSG already boasting Thiago Silva in defense, speculation was the club may let the talented 20-year-old leave. But the Ligue Un champions surprised the experts by holding on to the young Brazilian defender, despite the big-money bids for his services.
The 20-year-old confirmed the two European…