Whilst various media outlets have been reporting an Italian journalist Gianluca Di Marzio’s view that he has turned the club down, a top Irons insider said: “That’s all very premature and there seems to be a lot of weight being attached to it although it’s not clear why.
“We have heard nothing and we would perhaps expect to ahead of a reporter.!
“Yesterday Jurgen Klopp was taking over t Real but there’s been no official word on that or anything else. We won’t be doing anything at all until we hear officially.”