Juventus offered €75m for Real Madrid midfielder Mateo Kovacic, claims Spanish paper As, but it was rejected.
According to Saturday’s edition of the newspaper, the Bianconeri made a proposal worth in the region of €75m for the Croatia international.
Still only 23 years old, Kovacic was bought by Inter from Dinamo Zagreb for €11m in January 2013 and sold to Real Madrid for €31m plus bonuses in the summer of 2015.
Although he struggled for playing time initially, he has moved on to Coach Zinedine Zidane’s radar as a regular.
This is why the Merengues are reported to have turned down the massive Juventus offer.