Juventus have had their first offer for Alexis Sanchez rejected by Barcelona, according to reports in Spain.
Catalan paper Mundo Deportivo claim that the Bianconeri tabled an €18m bid for the Chile international, but that was quickly rejected by the Liga giants.
It’s only been three seasons since the Camp Nou outfit paid Udinese €40m for Sanchez’s services.
And Mundo Deportivo insist that were Barca to sell the forward, they would ask for something near that figure.
Antonio Conte’s men haven’t been put off by the rejection however, and intend to come back in with a second offer.