The father of Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has played down rumours of interest from Barcelona.

Courtois' father Thierry says there have been no offers for him to go there and he will be holding talks with Chelsea in the near future.

Courtois snr, speaking in Belgian newspaper La Derniere Heure, said: "At this moment there is no contract with Barcelona.

"A few days ago Thibaut had contact with the goalkeeper coach of Chelsea, who will soon report on his progress at Atletico.

"When this is done, we will work with Chelsea and talk about his future."