Barcelona have bid €80million (£72m) for Liverpool's Brazil midfielder Philippe Coutinho. Liverpool agreed a new deal until 2022 with the 25-year-old playmaker last season and are expected to reject the offer, feeling it falls short of the player's true value in the current market. That is unlikely to deter Barcelona, who have identified Coutinho as the replacement for Andres Iniesta, who is 33 and in the last year of what is beginning to look like his final contract at the Nou Camp. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/fo...inho-Liverpool-demand-more.html#ixzz4nSInTGzz Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook Coutinho only signed a new five-year contract back in January worth £150,000 per week and there is no release clause. Coutinho's comments in May. “Stay here and they will end up building a statue in your honour. Go somewhere else, to Barcelona, to Bayern Munich, to Real Madrid, and you will be just another player. Here you can be something more. I have a long contract with Liverpool. Speculation is for journalists only. The whole team is playing well, today was a very important victory, next season it’s the Champions League".