James Rodriguez in action for Colombia (Getty)

Real Madrid are yet to receive a bid for unsettled attacker James Rodriguez, despite much speculation linking the Colombian with a switch to the Premier League.

Florentino Perez, the Real Madrid president, made the revelation in an interview yesterday.

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Rodriguez is understood to be keen to move on from the Bernabeu having struggled to feature under Zinedine Zidane.

The star of the 2014 World Cup managed just 13 starts in La Liga last term and wasn’t even in the squad for the Champions League final in Cardiff.

Rodriguez has cut a frustrated figure for much of the season (Getty)

Chelsea and Manchester United are understood to be among those keen on signing the 25-year-old – but neither club is yet to formalise that interest according to Perez.

Speaking about the future of Cristiano Ronaldo, he said: ‘I have not talked to [PSG chairman] Nasser [Al-Khelaifi] or anyone else [about Ronaldo], nor have we received offers for [Ronaldo], [Alvaro] Morata or James.

‘In principle, we do not want anyone to go, just as Zizou [Zinedine Zidane] said. Nobody has offered us anything. Not for James or anyone.’

James Rodriguez stats and facts

22 La Liga appearances in 2016/17
8 goals
6 assists
89% pass completion
64% shot accuracy
10 major trophies – Primeira Liga x 3, 2010/11 Portuguese Cup, 2010/11 Europa League (all with Porto), 2016/17 La Liga, 2015/16 and 2016/17 Champions League, FIFA Club World Cup x 2 (all with Real Madrid)
Personal awards: 2013/14 Monaco Player of the Year, 2014 World Cup Golden Boot, 2014 Puskas award

Despite Rodriguez’s lack of playing time, his return on the pitch is far from shabby. He still managed eight goals and six assists in La Liga despite limited opportunities.

James Rodriguez's La Liga season Games played22Goals scored8Assists6

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