Manchester United turn down Barcelona offer for Paul Pogba

Man Utd transfer news Paul Pogba

Barcelona boss, Ernesto Valverde, would easily have more than enough to pay for Pogba if he sold the likes of Yerry Mina, Paco Alcacer, Rafinha, Andre Gomes and Jasper Cillessen, as all five players face uncertain futures at the Nou Camp and are likely to leave soon regardless.

United said last night that Pogba was not for sale amid claims that Barcelona and Juventus want to sign the World Cup victor before the European transfer window shuts at the end of the month.

Raiola, who took a staggering £41m cut of Pogba's then world record fee when he returned to Old Trafford from Italy in 2016, sounded out some of Europe's top clubs in January and Pep Guardiola confirmed that the player had been offered to Manchester City.

Pogba is a great player who is on another team.

Reports have emerged in recent days that super-agent Mino Raiola has been touting his client around.

Jamie Redknapp believes Jose Mourinho should have made Paul Pogba the new Manchester United captain. With that out of the way he's coming good though we all know he can do even better.

"Why? Because it's closed for a month, where he can only think about football".

The 25-year-old was left on the bench for Manchester United's 2-1 aggregate loss to La Liga giants Sevilla in the Champions League round of 16.

This is given the limited time available to sign a replacement for the French midfielder, according to Goal.

Pogba's agent, Mino Raiola, is now in England to guide the 25-year-old out of Old Trafford, and negotiations are expected to be fully completed before the window closes next Thursday, according to Mundo Deportivo.

However, Mourinho disputed suggestions that it's down to him to get the best out of Pogba.

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