Busquets and Alba follow Gerard Pique in taking a salary reduction to enable their financially troubled club to register new players and fit into the league's strict financial fair play regulations.
Lionel Messi joined PSG this week on a two-year contract after his proposed deal to remain with Barcelona sensationally collapsed, ending a nearly two-decade run in Catalonia.
The Catalan club will have to find a way to succeed without Messi, while still facing the difficult financial situation that led to his departure.
Football fans in Hyderabad have a lot to say about the Argentinian's unceremonious departure from FC Barcelona. Some are heartbroken, while some say it's for the best.
Lionel Messi's potential arrival at Paris Saint-Germain brings together three iconic brands — Paris, Jordan (PSG's kit manufacturer) and Messi.
Earlier on Sunday, August 8, Lionel Messi confirmed the end of his 21-year stint with Barcelona as he was left in tears while saying goodbye to his boyhood club.
Spanish club FC Barcelona and Sergio Aguero on Monday reached an agreement for the player to join the club from July 1 when his contract with Manchester City expires.
French poster boy and playground favourite Antoine Griezmann, also reported to be joining Barcelona, added a second from the penalty spot before Dembele's lob stole the show.
This Saturday sees a potentially decisive day in the Spanish La Liga as FC Barcelona travel to play Leganes.
Wijnaldum said they would have been happy if Coutinho made the move as it could have helped his career.
Barcelona have previously been cautious not to support either side of the independence debate, but have backed the separatists' right to decide at the ballot box.
FC Barcelona vice president Jordi Mestre said that Messi has not yet signed the contract extension that runs until 2021.
Zidane has confirmed on Saturday that he will sign a contract extension with the team he has guided to back-to-back Champions League titles.
The Brazilian winger was at his peak in the 2016-17 campaign, scoring 13 times and providing seven assists in 31 English Premier League appearances.
Neymar is free to make his PSG debut at Guingamp on Sunday after Barcelona confirmed the clearance of 222 million-euro cheque.