Mercato | Mercato – PSG: The Paul Pogba soap opera is totally relaunched!

Posted on January 8, 2022 at 7:30 p.m. by Dan Marciano

As confirmed by the entourage of Paul Pogba, the midfielder has not received any offer of extension from Manchester United. PSG, Juventus and Real Madrid can remain hopeful in this matter.

Centerpiece of Manchester United since 2016, Paul Pogba is at a turning point in his career. The 28-year-old midfielder has the opportunity to put an end to his adventure with the Red Devils. The 2018 world champion sees his lease expire at the end of the season and has been free to negotiate with the team of his choice since the beginning of January. According to the English press, the French international may well start talking with PSG officials. Originally from the Paris region, Paul Pogba had been a prime target for Leonardo during the last summer transfer window. Looking for reinforcements in the midfield, the Brazilian sporting director had started talks with his agent Mino Raiola . The player was not insensitive to the interests of the capital club, which finally decided to put aside this file after the arrival of Lionel Messi . Despite his financial strength, the PSG was unable to complete these two files during the same transfer session and would have decided to postpone its offensive to the summer of 2022.

PSG still in the race for Pogba

In search of opportunities on the market, PSG does not want to miss its chance in this matter. At the end of his contract with Manchester United, Paul Pogba For now, his focus is on the second half of the season, but should look into his future soon. According to information from the Sun, three teams are closely monitoring the player's situation: Juventus , Real Madrid and therefore PSG . The Parisian team will not let go and could launch the big maneuvers as the next summer transfer window approaches. To welcome him, the French club will have to reduce their payroll and part ways with many players by the end of the season. So nothing is being done on this file. Also, an extension would be far from being ruled out.

“Paul has not been offered a new contract in recent months”

Also according to information from the Sun, Manchester United officials have not said their last word . The English club wish, at all costs, to keep him in his squad next season and extend his contract. English media reported that the Red Devils have made a first offer to Paul Pogba’s entourage. Manchester United are said to be prepared to pay him a salary of around € 600,000 per week. Information immediately denied by relatives of the player. “To clarify media rumors, Paul hasn't been offered a new contract in recent months. Paul is fully focused on recovering from his injury in order to help the team as soon as possible, ”The Daily Mail relayed on Friday. Sky Sports confirms the trend and indicates that no extension offer has yet been made to Paul Pogba . This soap opera is nowhere near knowing its outcome.

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