Real Madrid launch ‘Operation Pogba’ as they step up pursuit of Manchester United midfielder and hope agent Mino Raiola ‘can apply pressure’ at Old Trafford… but Zinedine Zidane expects ‘a drawn-out saga’ in summer window
- Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is very much on Real Madrid’s radar
- ‘Real Madrid is a dream for anyone,’ the World Cup winner said last month
- Zinedine Zidane welcomed the interest expressed by Pogba in moving to Madrid
The World Cup winner is very much on Los Blancos‘ radar and the La Liga giants hope his agent Mino Raiola ‘can apply pressure’ at Old Trafford to lure him away, according to Spanish publication Marca.
Although Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane reportedly expects a ‘drawn-out saga’ to try to bring Pogba to the Bernabeu in the summer transfer window.
Real Madrid have reportedly stepped up their pursuit of Man United midfielder Paul Pogba
Ahead of France’s Euro 2020 qualifying win over Moldova last month, Pogba was quizzed on interest from Spain.
‘Like I’ve always said, Real Madrid is a dream for anyone. It’s one of the biggest clubs in the world,’ he said.
‘There is also Zidane as a coach and it’s a dream for anybody who likes football. For now, I’m at Manchester. We don’t know what the future holds. I’m at Manchester and I’m happy.’
Zinedine Zidane welcomed the interest expressed by Pogba in moving to Madrid this summer
Zidane warmly welcomed the interest expressed by Pogba in moving to Real Madrid this summer.
Meanwhile, Eden Hazard’s move to European giants Madrid is on the verge of being completed, according to reports in Spain.
Madrid will capture the signing of 28-year-old Belgian international Hazard on a six-year contract ‘in the coming days’, according to Marca.
Ahead of France’s win over Moldova last month, Pogba was quizzed on interest from Spain