Paul Pogba ‘refuses to sort out crucial China visa for Manchester United pre-season tour’ as Real Madrid transfer rumours persist – reports
Paul Pogba has refused to sort out a visa for Manchester United’s pre-season tour to Asia, according to reports.
The midfielder, who was included in the PFA Team of the Season on Thursday, has reportedly cancelled talks of a new contract at Old Trafford.
In a stunning turn of events, super agent Mino Raiola has reportedly told the club his client will not be signing a new deal – giving Real Madrid confidence they can lure the 26-year-old to the Bernabeu.
And, if the latest reports are to be true, Pogba’s move to Los Blancos could be almost a done deal.
The Sun claim Pogba has not filled out vital documentation which would allow the World Cup winner to attend the Red Devils’ pre-season tour to the Far East in July.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men will take on Inter Milan in Singapore on July 20, before locking horns with Tottenham Hotspur in Shanghai, China five days later.
And the Norwegian has already conceded he cannot guarantee the Frenchman will stay at Old Trafford beyond this season.
Former United striker Alan Brazil believes Pogba should be sold in the summer after the all the trouble he has reportedly caused.
Speaking on Friday’s Sports Breakfast, the Scot said: “I’m sick of this. I pick up the papers and we get it again – Pogba and Lukaku.
“Now, I’m trying my hardest and with United’s woes I don’t want to keep picking on two players, but we’re getting it again and again and again!
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“If he wants to go, just get rid of him! Take him to the airport and get rid, I’m sick of it!”
The Red Devils are currently sixth in the Premier League, three points off Chelsea in fourth.
United welcome the Blues to Old Trafford on Sunday, before facing Huddersfield Town and Cardiff City.
Source: SportsLatest TS