Paris Saint-Germain forward, Julian Draxler is set to join Benfica on a season-long loan.

According to Record, the German has already undergone his medical with the club.

Draxler is looking for playing time ahead of the 2022 World Cup and has now joined Benfica for the season.

The Portuguese club will pay €2.5m as loan fee and cover the majority of the 28-year-old’s wages.

Meanwhile, Josh Maja’s move to Birmingham City has collapsed, as the forward has chosen to stay with Bordeaux for one more season.

“Josh Maja’s move to Birmingham has just collapsed. He decided to stay at Bordeaux for one more season and sign new two-year deal with 50% wage deferral which will be paid to him in June.

“New deal includes option to leave for free if team will not be promoted,” transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano, tweeted.

Transfer deadline: Draxler’s new club revealed as Josh Maja’s move to English club collapses