Report: Liverpool, Everton interested in 23-year-old with £26.36m release clause

Liverpool and Everton are interested in signing Sergio Rico from Sevilla in the summer transfer window, according to Mundo Deportivo.

Italian giants AC Milan are also claimed to be interested in securing the services of the 23-year-old goalkeeper, who reportedly has a release clause of €30 million (£26.36m).

Rico has been on the books of Sevilla his entire professional club career so far and has a contract with the Spanish club until June 2019, according to Transfermarkt.co.uk.

The 23-year-old goalkeeper has established himself as the first-choice custodian at the Andalucian club and is one of the better players in his position in La liga.

The Spain international featured in 35 La Liga matches for Sevilla last season, keeping 12 clean sheets in the process, according to Squawka.com.

During the 2015-16 campaign, the goalkeeper made 34 league appearances, keeping 10 clean sheets in the process, according to Squawka.com.

Rico, who has played once for the Spain national football team, was part of the Sevilla squad that won the Europa League in 2015 and in 2016.