Real Madrid are still actively trying to induce a giant attacking signing this summer, however, should cough up some serious dosh if they're seriously curious about Valencia striker Rodrigo.
Los Blancos are connected with the former Benfica man as they create the not-so-easy attempt to try and replace the goals lost by Cristiano Ronaldo once his switch to Juventus.
But Los Che's stance is that they'll not sell their main man for any price not up to the £107 million release clause in his current contract, that has another four years to run on it.
Everyone is aware that Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui is aware of Rodrigo however what happens at Madrid, we don't understand," club president Anil Murthy told Tribuna Deportivo radio show.
"What I do understand is 3 things: Rodrigo may be a vital player that features a terribly high worth, he needs to play here with us and he has a €120m release clause. we have a tendency to didn't place the €120m clause without analysing the market."
In 2017/18, the 27-year old scored sixteen goals in 31 starts in La Liga and additionally contributed further with four assists. ago Aspas of Celta Vigo was the only Spaniard in the top tier to score a lot of goals than him last term.
Rodrigo really joined Los Blancos as a teen in 2009 but solely got as so much because the B team before joining Benfica, who subsequently loaned him bent on Owen Coyle's Bolton Wanderers in the 2010/11 Premier League campaign.
Now he is being viewed as one of the first forwards Real are following, however, they'll somewhat be suspended by the worth tag.