REJECTED! Liverpool have £24m bid for Serbian midfielder snubbed by Lazio

first_img Lazio star Sergej Milinkovic-Savic has been linked with a move to Anfield 1 Lazio have snubbed Liverpool’s £24million opening bid for star midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.The Reds were impressed by the 22-year-old’s form this season, during which he scored four goals in 34 Serie A outings.It was reported earlier this month that the Merseyside club were ready to enquire with Lazio about the availability of the Serbian but, according to reports in Italy, they were swiftly rebuffed.The Corriere dello Sport has claimed that Lazio dismissed the opening offer, reported to be around the £24m mark.After his eye-catching form last term, which was only his second in Italy since arriving from Genk in 2015, Lazio have slapped a £62m price tag on his head to ward off potential buyers.That would mean Liverpool would have to nearly treble their opening bid in order to land Milinkovic-Savic, who cost Lazio just £7.5m two years ago.last_img read more