Alfredo Morelos 'a target for Spanish giants' as La Liga side weighs up bid for Rangers striker

La Liga giants Sevilla are understood to be weighing up a move for Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos.

Sevilla target: Alfredo Morelos

Sky Sports claims the Spaniards, who are on the lookout for a new striker, have identified the Colombian internationalist as a potential recruit.

Morelos has bagged 28 goals in all competitions so far this season and his form has seen him linked with a host of top clubs including Internazionale in Italy, and a string of teams in England, with Crystal Palace and Tottenham Hotspur reportedly keen.

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Sevilla gave the green light for former West Ham and Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez to join MLS side LA Galaxy earlier this month and are believed to be considering a move for the 23-year-old.

Rangers inidicated last month that their star striker was not for sale at any price, with chairman Dave King stating that not even £40 million would be enough to tempt the Ibrox side to part company with the former HJK Helsinki forward.

However, Morelos has repeatedly expressed a desire to go as high as he can in football and the prospect of playing in the Spanish top flight could appeal - and Sevilla may test Rangers' resolve this month.