Liverpool failed with a £30 million bid for Samuel Chukwueze during the January transfer window, according to express.co.uk.
Quoting France Football, the English publication said Villarreal rejected the offer from Liverpool in January.
Chukwueze has taken Europe by storm since he joined Villarreal two seasons ago.
The 20-year-old Nigerian, who is arted as one of the most promising youngsters in world football, has scored four goals and provided four assists this season. (Text courtesy of The Guardian)