Paul Pogba may have been offered a way to leave Manchester United this summer. PSG are hoping to offer the Red Devils Di Maria in exchange for the midfielder. Juventus are still interested in re-signing their former star as they continue to hope for European glory Paris Saint Germaine have reportedly offered Manchester United a way out of their dilemma with their record signing Paul Pogba.
The Ligue 1 champions are willing to send Angel Di Maria back to Old Trafford while the Frenchman move the other way. Pogba has been endlessly linked with a move away from the Theatre of Dreams after failing to live up to expectations at the club, coupled with the series of injuries he has battled this season. Juventus remain the only club showing interest in the World Cup winner after Real Madrid turned their back on their initial bid for him.
According to SunSport quoting Calciomercato, the Parisians were said to have offered the Red Devils both Di Maria and Julian Draxler for Pogba but it appeared they refused. However, it is yet to be seen if the deal would see PSG include cash with the 27-year-old currently valued at around £150million. The Argentine spent just one season (2014/15) at Old Trafford after his £59.7m move from Real Madrid and scored three goals in his first five EPL games. He, however, failed to maintain the momentum for the remainder of the campaign with many believing the number seven jersey he wore was cursed. After joining the French club, Di Maria lashed out at his former boss Louis van Gaal, saying he was one of the reasons he struggled at the club.
He said: “I only stayed one year. It wasn’t the best period of my career, or they didn’t let me have my best time there. Vincent Enyeama eyes 2 big clubs, set to make sensational return “There were problems with the coach at the time. But thanks to God, I was able to come to PSG and be myself again.”
The former Real Madrid star has scored 81 in 217 games across his five seasons in Ligue 1, winning the title three times. Legit.ng earlier reported that Manchester United star Paul Pogba seems to be enjoying the lockdown with his family after he was seen to nutmeg his mother in his latest post on Instagram.
The Frenchman who is recuperating from a nagging injury since January hopes to be back in action as soon as the suspended Premier League resumes. In the video, the 27-year-old who has posted several pictures of his mother attempted to tease her with the ball before rolling it between her legs – and what a nutmeg that was.