Marco Asensio discusses Barcelona interest and commitment to Real Madrid

Danny Woods
September 13, 2017

The 21-year-old has been a revelation for Los Blancos in the early part of the new season, scoring four goals in six games, and speculation has linked him with a move.

Real Madrid chief coach Zinedine Zidane on Tuesday said the return of Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo after serving a ban gives the squad confidence as the record European football champions begin their UEFA Champions League title defence against Apoel.

It seems Asensio is content at Real Madrid and a move to PSG is certainly not on the cards at least for the next few seasons and if recent performances are anything to go by, the Spanish intentional is going to set the world alight in the years to come. "No, not really, because I'm very happy here".

Goals Cristiano Ronaldo scored in Real Madrid's Champions League-winning campaign last season.

Marco Asensio has confirmed he received offers from Barcelona and other clubs before eventually joining Real Madrid.

Asensio was signed by Madrid for a reported €3.9million in late 2014, but it could have been so different.

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"I'm so proud to play for this club not just because of who they are, but for what they have done for me personally, also I love the fans and they have been fantastic".

It was said in the summer that Barcelona had considered reviving their interested in the player to fill the gap left by Neymar's departure to Paris Saint-Germain.

"We all know how good Cristiano is and I prefer him to be with us all the time".

'If I would go to PSG?

"The end is the destination, not Barca, and I was delighted to be at Real Madrid and to defend this shirt". I guess what my [release] clause says.

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