Sevilla insist they're not under pressure to sell Ivan Rakitic.

The Daily Express says Manchester United and Liverpool have been told they must meet Rakitic's release clause of £33m.

New Sevilla president Jose Castro is confident of keeping the 25-year-old at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium.

"Ivan Rakitic has a year and a half of his contract remaining. I have absolutely no doubts that we're going to reach an agreement with him," Castro said speaking at a Sevilla Supporters' Club meeting.

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