Liverpool fans react on Twitter to Marco Asensio's Spain performance

Marco Asensio of Spain competes for the ball with Gelson Fernandes (L) of Switzerland during the International Friendly match between Spain and Switzerland at Estadio de La Ceramica on...

Marco Asensio was linked to Liverpool earlier this year.

Marco Asensio (C) of Spain competes for the ball with Domagoj Vida (R) of Croatia during the UEFA Nations League A group four match between Spain and Croatia at Estadio Manuel Martinez...

Marco Asensio turned in arguably the best performance of his career to date as he led Spain to a thumping 6-0 victory over World Cup finalists Croatia.

Asensio scored two goals and provided three assists as La Roja turned on the style.

His performance wowed fans - with Liverpool supporters among those taking notice.


Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo had claimed Liverpool made a heavy offer to Real Madrid for Asensio back in June.

It was claimed the Reds offered 180 million Euros, (converting to £160m).

Real dismissed the offer - Asensio's release clause stands at a staggering £613 million, according to The Indepdendent. 

That would make Asensio more expensive than most Premier League clubs.

Marco Asensio of Spain celebrates 2-0 during the  UEFA Nations league match between Spain  v Croatia  at the Estadio Manuel Martínez Valero on September 11, 2018 in Elche Spain

Last night's performance showed why he is so highly rated, and this could be his time to shine.

Still only 22-years-old, Real's decision to keep him around looks like a smart move.

Here is a look at how Liverpool fans reacted on Twitter to Asensio's performance...






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