By Charlotte Daly For Mailonline
Published: 17:24 BST, 6 October 2020 | Updated: 17:39 BST, 6 October 2020
Julian Draxler considered leaving Paris Saint-Germain this summer after being linked with a move to the Premier League.
Leeds United were among a host of club vying for the midfielder's signature as Marcelo Bielsa looked to reinforce his squad ahead of their return to the English top-flight.
However, Draxler decided to stay in the French capital and fight for a place in Thomas Tuchel's squad.
Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Julian Draxler considered leaving the club this summer
The former Schalke player has one year remaining on his current contract with the Ligue 1 champions, and although he insists he has no intention of walking away from the Parc des Princes now, he did admit to contemplating a move earlier in the summer.
'In the summer I thought about trying to do something else,' Draxler told Bild.
'Due to the coronavirus situation, it was ultimately difficult to find a club where I would have said: 'Everything fits well together, I definitely want to [come here]'.
'That was not the