Man Utd ‘want Pogba’s future to be sorted by Xmas with huge salary in line
Manchester United wants to have a final decision on Paul Pogba’s future at Old Trafford made by Christmas.
The midfielder has entered the final 12 months of his current contract at the club
However, he would be free to talk to other clubs in January.
United bosses are desperate to avoid having the saga drag out over the second half of the season
To prevent it overshadowing any success Ole Gunnar Solskjaer might achieve this term.
They have been in regular conversation with agent Mino Raiola in an attempt to thrash out terms on a new contract
The source claimed, which could reach £400,000-a-week
The Red Devils are understood to have grown quietly confident over the past couple of months.
that the Frenchman will commit his future to the club.
But they are also aware there is interest from Europe‘s elite to land the French World Cup winner – most notably Ligue 1 giants PSG.
During the transfer window, it was reported that the Parisians were reportedly willing to offer Pogba £510,000-a-week wages
Although, if he joins them for free next summer.
Real Madrid have also been keen but have long been fluttering their eyelashes at Kylian Mbappe
He remains their priority for next summer. It is doubtful the Spanish side will make a move for both France internationals.
Pogba has enjoyed a superb start to the season.
It is also believed that Pogba has welcomed their capture of Jadon Sancho, Raphael Varane, and Cristiano Ronaldo.