Manchester United is ready to Paul Pogba the highest-paid player for the club.
Pogba’s future at the club has been a subject of speculation since he rejoined them from Juventus and with his agent having said that he saw the future of the player elsewhere, United feels a higher salary will make the Frenchman sign. a new deal.
The Mirror reports that United is willing to offer about £400,000-a-week contract this month; a salary they feel won’t be matched by any of his suitors owing to the fact that most of them have been hit by the covid-19 crisis.
Manchester United wants Paul Pogba’s future decided before he reports for duty with France at the start of June in preparation for the 2021 Euros with the new deal set to keep him at Old Trafford for another four years.
The report further claims that Manchester United will be willing to cash in on the player this summer if he can’t sign the deal as early as possible with the club not keen to let him leave on a free.
The world cup winner has 12 months left on his current deal with United already in the market for a replacement if Pogba leaves. The English giants have been linked with a move for West Ham’s Declan Rice, Leicester’s Wilfred Ndidi, and Atletico Madrid’s Saul Niguez.