Manchester United could agree £140m deal for £200k-per-week struggler

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According to the Daily Mail, Manchester United will sell midfielder Paul Pogba this summer if they receive of a fee around £140m. The £200k-per-week signing has struggled for consistency ever since his switch from Juventus and could be on the move if a club meets his asking price.

Pogba left United for Juve in 2012 after struggling for playing time but returned to Old Trafford four years later for a club-record £89m fee. The 25-year-old has made 82 appearances for the Red Devils in all competitions in his second stint in Manchester, but his future is uncertain.

Despite struggling for form, the box-to-box star has still contributed 15 goals in 23 league games this season. The Daily Mail say agent Mino Raiola has been in contact with Paris Saint-Germain, Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester City and Chelsea in a bid to offer the midfielder a destination after United, but no progress has been made yet.

Although manager Jose Mourinho is keen to sell Pogba, the club hierarchy want to keep him as they fear losing a talented player approaching the peak years of his career. And with Michael Carrick retiring at the end of the season, while Marouane Fellaini is out of contract in two months, United could leaving themselves very short in midfield.




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