Rangers have had a £3.5million bid for Jelavic rejected and Rapid are keen to keep the Croatia international at the club.
“The Scottish league is stronger than the Austrian league and Rangers are a great club,” said Jelavic in the Daily Record.
“But I’ve always been honest and I’ve never hidden my desire to one day play in the English Premier League because it is the best in the world.
“At this moment I remain a Rapid Vienna player and a professional.
“I want to do the very best I can for this club until someone tells me otherwise. That’s all I can say at this time.”
Rapid’s sporting director Alfred Hoertnagl said: “There are still too many points that are open, even from the player’s side.
“I don’t want to make any comment about sums or fees.
“I’m not sure if a deal can go through at all. As long as the transfer window is open these issues and themes will always be on the table.”
What is your opinion? Feel free to discuss the article under. You have to comment by using your Facebook profile. Be fair and have respect for other people and opinions!
Summer 2016 is set to be a very exciting time for football fans, as this is when the long awaited Euro 2016 tournament kicks off.
Since Guus Hiddink arrived at the helm, Chelsea have improved considerably after a tricky start to the campaign.