Rumour Has It: Solskjaer wants to sell Pogba to raise funds

Manchester United manager Solskjaer has reportedly been told he only has £100million and he wants to raise funds by offloading Pogba.

Published : Jun 21, 2019 17:03 IST

Paul Pogba appears set to be granted his move away from Manchester United.

Pogba has been linked with a return to Juventus and a blockbuster transfer to Real Madrid since revealing "it could be a good time for a new challenge".

And United may not stand in his way as the Red Devils look to rebuild in Manchester.


Manchester United  manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wants  Paul Pogba  out of Old Trafford, according to the Daily Star .

Solskjaer has reportedly been told he only has £100million to spend after the Red Devils finished sixth in the Premier League last season.

And with reported targets  Crystal Palace's Aaron Wan-Bissaka  and  Leicester City  defender  Harry Maguire  set to cost in excess of £100m, selling £140m-rated Pogba to either  Juventus  or  Real Madrid  would provide some significant funds.

READ | Madrid? PSG? Juventus? Where could wantaway Pogba end up?


- Could  Philippe Coutinho  make a shock return to  Liverpool ? According to Le 10 Sport , the  Barcelona  attacker is in line for an Anfield comeback having failed to establish himself at Camp Nou since his £140million arrival in January 2018.

- Serie A champion  Juventus  has identified  Tottenham  full-back  Kieran Trippier  as a replacement for  Manchester City  target  Joao Cancelo , according to SportItalia and La Gazzetta dello Sport .

- Wage demands are standing in the way of  Neymar  and his potential return to  Barcelona  from  Paris Saint-Germain , according to Le 10 Sport .

- RMC claims  Real Madrid  has joined the race to sign  Ajax  captain  Matthijs de LigtParis Saint-Germain ,  Barcelona  and  Manchester United  are also interested in the 19-year-old defender.

READ | Rumour Has It: Real Madrid to offer EUR 130m and James or Bale for Neymar


- According to the MirrorManchester City  is set to beat neighbour  Manchester United  to the signing of  Leicester City  centre-back  Maguire . However, the Premier League champion is reluctant to pay £80m for the England international.

AC Milan  has requested  Isco  and  Dani Ceballos  from  Real Madrid , reports Marca . According to Sky Sport Italia , however, the Italian side is only likely to take Ceballos and striker  Borja Mayoral  on loan.

- Sky Sport Italia says  Porto  and  Atalanta  are the most likely destinations for legendary Italian goalkeeper  Gianluigi Buffon . The 41-year-old is a free agent after leaving Paris Saint-Germain.

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