Reports have emerged that Austrian outfit Red Bull Salzburg have reportedly dismissed news linking defender Gideon Mensah to Barcelona.
According to a report by the Spanish publication Sport, the Blaugrana were in negotiations to loan the Ghana youth international with an option to buy.
The publication further that Mensah would be slotted into Barcelona B and was set to replace Juan Miranda.
However, Salzburg have revealed that has been no contact with the Spanish giants and the youngster is still contracted to them.
Chief sporting director Christoph Freund told the Salzburger Nachrichten: "There is no contact with Barcelona."
Mensah is yet to make his maiden debut for Red Bull Salzburg upon returning from a six-month loan spell at Sturm Graz.