FC Barcelona and Real Madrid have shown interest in several players in the transfer window. They have been a common interest or target of both the clubs. The players have gone to any of these two clubs depending on their choices. Some of them have chosen the Catalan club while some have opted for a move to the Los Blancos. According to reports from Diario Gol, Barcelona is eyeing a move for potential Real Madrid target Paul Pogba.
The Catalans are looking to cash in on the Frenchman. Paul Pogba is a massive favourite of Zinedine Zidane. He has insisted with Florentino Perez to make a move for Pogba. However, the senior players in the team are opposing his arrival due to Pogba’s off-field antics.
Barcelona interested in French midfielder Paul Pogba
Ole Gunnar Solskjær has earlier commented on the future of Paul Pogba. However, Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola has publicly claimed Manchester United as a club is no longer an enticing place. He feels that the Reds Devils are now not suitable to fulfil his client’s ambition
Paul Pogba is not happy at Old Trafford
Barcelona’s new manager knows that Paul Pogba is not happy at Old Trafford. Quique Setién is also aware of the fact that Pogba is eyeing for a move away from the club. Setién is interested in Pogba knowing that Ivan Rakitic and Arturo Vidal can leave the club in the upcoming summer window. Earlier reports claimed that Manchester United offered Pogba to Barcelona after Iniesta’s exit. So, a likely move now can be on the cards.
Juventus are also interested in the Frenchman besides the likes of Real Madrid and FC Barcelona. Pogba himself is also attentive to a return to the Old Lady, in case a move to Spain does not go through. Paris Saint-German is also a possible candidate to sign Pogba due to the transfer budget they possess. However, they already have a perfect midfield so they may not go for Pogba.
Pogba’s future is totally in the shadows now. Earlier, reports linked him with a move to Santiago Bernabéu. Currently, there are no such reports as Real Madrid is performing exceptionally well. The Red Devils are presently placed in the 5th position in the league table and are also not playing in the Champions League. This situation is what is concerning Pogba, as he wants to play in the top tier in European football. Hence, a move away from Manchester United is on the cards.
Evening Standard reports that Paul Pogba is one of the possible names to depart from Old Trafford next season surely. If the french midfielder leaves Old Trafford, it will create a massive void in Manchester United midfield. Pogba has played only 521 minutes this season in the Premier League.
So, according to you, where does Pogba’s future lie?