Liverpool are rumoured to be 'weighing up' the opportunity to sign Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensio as reports emerge that he is unhappy at Los Blancos.

Spanish outlet ABC claim that the 25-year-old has been deemed surplus to requirements by Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti, which in turn has led to a breakdown in the relationship between the player and manager.

Asensio was an unused substitute for Real's recent shock Champions League defeat to FC Sheriff Tiraspol.

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