Real Madrid reject £42million Liverpool transfer bid

Liverpool launch shock £42m transfer bid for Real Madrid star

However, both Diario AS and Cadena Cope are claiming that Los Blancos quickly turned down the approach from the Merseysiders as Zinedine Zidane considers that the 21-year-old playmaker will be a key part of the future of the La Liga giants.

On Thursday came the big news from Spain that Liverpool had thrown the kitchen sink at Marco Asensio by offering Real Madrid €50m for the young forward's services.

AS also report that Zidane has placed a lot of faith in Asensio's ability, and has told the club that he would allow James Rodriguez to leave the club this summer in order to allow the Spaniard more first-team opportunities. He was immediately loaned back to his club for the rest of the season and then impressed in his loan spell at RCD Espanyol in the 2015/16 season.

Liverpool launch shock £42m transfer bid for Real Madrid star
Asensio is set to become a key player at Madrid

However, both Spanish media says that Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp should forget about his signing as Real Madrid won't negotiate his departure at any price. The Reds viewed that a bid of 50 million would be enough to tempt Real Madrid into parting with a bit-part player but were swiftly rejected, with Madrid confirming that Asensio was not for sale.

Asensio started the season on fire, with some pivotal goals for Real Madrid.

He was influential in the 4-2 win against Bayern Munich on Tuesday and put Real into the hat for the semi-final draw on Friday.

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