Mino Raiola has steered the ball is in Manchester United’s court docket by way of Paul Pogba staying on the membership and hinted that the participant wish to keep.
Nonetheless, talking in an interview with Spanish outlet AS, the agent admitted that he doesn’t know if a transfer to Actual Madrid remains to be doable for the Frenchman however proposed an outrageous swap deal as a means ahead.
‘For Pogba, Madrid at all times had an awesome attraction … Zidane is his idol,’ the previous pizza chef mentioned.
‘The vital factor now could be to know what United need, what challenge United are proposing to Pogba.
‘Pogba is concerned with one factor, successful the Champions League and successful titles, and we’re going to see the place that is doable, whether or not at United or at different golf equipment.
‘At one time Pogba felt a whole lot of love and belief from United, and there have been a number of different golf equipment… However then, it is rather troublesome for United and Madrid to come back to an settlement over a giant switch, as a result of robust golf equipment don’t need to promote robust gamers to different robust golf equipment.
‘And I’m not going to idiot him, for Pogba enjoying for Madrid was at all times a really engaging factor for Zidane too. He’s his younger idol.’
When requested if he thought a transfer to Actual was nonetheless doable for the Frenchman, even the bumptious Raiola sounded lower than optimistic.
‘I don’t know. I consider nothing is inconceivable, however soccer relies on the day. And you must be versatile and think about all prospects. Suppose tomorrow Madrid need to make a Hazard-Pogba alternate? It’s simply an instance. And if all 4 events appreciated it, why not?’
Plainly Raiola is clutching at straws to make such a suggestion and regardless of Eden Hazard’s world class expertise, it appears extremely unlikely that United can be concerned with such a transfer. The subtext to the interview appears clear, particularly provided that Juventus will not be even talked about: the probably situation in the mean time is that Paul Pogba will signal a brand new contract at Manchester United.