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Coutinho set for Koeman talks

Barcelona outcast Philippe Coutinho will hold talks with new manager Ronald Koeman about his future, Sport states.

The Brazilian spent the season on loan with Bayern Munich, winning the Champions League, but the Bundesliga giants will not make a move for a permanent deal.

While Coutinho has been surplus to requirements at Barcelona, the arrival of Koeman could hand the former Liverpool man a second chance.

He has been heavily linked with a return to the Premier League, with Arsenal consistently touted for his services.

Philippe Coutinho of FC Bayern Munich poses for a photo with the UEFA Champions League trophy