Valencia have placed a whopping
"If they offer 120m euros, there's nothing we can do, but Rodrigo seems to be very happy and motivated here.
"Rodrigo is very important for us and we want him to stay."
16 - Rodrigo Moreno scored 16 goals in La Liga last season, six more than in the three previous seasons combined for Valencia. Explosion. pic.twitter.com/nb34Po98BM— OptaJose (@OptaJose) August 20, 2018
The 27-year-old forward has four years left to run on his contract with Valencia, and spoke of his desire to stay at the club after the World Cup.
Los Blancos boss Julen Lopetegui worked with Rodrigo during his time with the Spain Under-21 side as well as the senior side, but if he wishes to be reunited with the player, Valencia have named their price.
Away from the future of Rodrigo, Valencia have already strengthened their attacking ranks significantly with the acquisitions of French forward Kevin Gameiro from Atletico Madrid, as well as capturing Michy Batshuayi on a season-long loan from Chelsea.
Rodrigo Moreno: Only Cristhian Stuani (10) and Maxi Gomez (9) scored more headed goals than Rodrigo (5) in La Liga last season— WhoScored.com (@WhoScored) August 15, 2018
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Club president Anil Murthy spoke of his delight at their work in the market, saying: "
"We had a plan and we have signed the players that were on the list that we wanted. I'm certain we have a team that can compete at the highest level."