Real Madrid refuse to go higher for Tottenham midfielder Luka Modric. The Daily Mirror says Real Madrid have warned Tottenham that they are not prepared to offer more than £30million for Modric, leaving the wantaway midfielder in limbo.

Spurs have already rejected a £27.5m bid from the Spanish champions and are adamant they will not let their star playmaker leave for less than £40m.

But Madrid president Florentino Perez has said Madrid have made their final offer.