21 Jul Paul Pogba to Real Madrid:’Something can occur before the end of August’ – Zinedine Zidane drops big hint over movement for France celebrity
The Manchester United midfielder has been linked with a change into the Spanish capital, which the Blancos boss admits could occur
Real Madrid head trainer Zinedine Zidane has dropped a major clue about his club’s interest in Paul Pogba, suggesting that a transfer might occur before the end of August.
The Manchester United star has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford this summer, three years later rejoining the team from Juventus.
The Serie A winners are cited as a potential destination for the France worldwide, while Madrid have left the midfielder their best transfer target.
Zidane’s side are seeking to reconstruct after a devastating 2018-19 effort that saw them finish off the speed of Liga champions Barcelona.
Eden Hazard, Luka Jovic, Eder Militao, Ferland Mendy and Rodrygo have been brought in following a year that also saw the Blancos autumn to Ajax in the Champions League round of 16.
When requested about Pogba’s potential birth, the former France international gave a powerful sign his side may be seeking to keep their spending spree by attracting the 26-year old to the Bernabeu.
“We will need to respect everyone, but the one thing I could say in the club is that we understand what we would like to do,” Zidane said.
“Something can happen before the end of August. We might have some changes”
Pogba himself has stated he might be looking for a move away from Old Trafford, stating :”I believe for me personally, it is sometimes a fantastic time to have a fresh challenge someplace else.”
The participant’s agent Mino Raiola also added fuel to the flame, stating that he’s” in the process” of procuring Pogba a transfer from his existing side.
For his role, Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has stated he’s likely on maintaining Pogba, having used the midfielder on his side’s current friendlies against Perth Glory, Leeds United and Inter.
“I will give him a brand new challenge,” Solskjaer stated of Pogba earlier this past week.
Pogba is anticipated to participate again as United keep their happy-go-lucky trainings on Thursday from Premier League rivals Tottenham.
United might need to contend with Europa League football this coming year, having finished in first position at the Premier League table 2018-19.