Paul Pogba is arguably the beating heart of Manchester United’s centre and has clocked plenty of time on the field since his comeback from Juventus in 2016.
Things however, have not bade well for the 25-year-old this season with strings of feuds tied to him before and after the Premier League went underway.
The deep-lying midfielder’s relationship with boss Jose Mourinho went south when Mourinho openly made cutting remarks about the player in the media, fueling and fanning angst in the midfielder.
Pogba was keen to leave United after the hot mess, which dragged on into the new season.
There were moots about a potential move to Barcelona after his agent made contact with the club, an action that incited conflict between United and Pogba and his people.
Former club Juventus joined the fray and came close to scooping up the playmaker. However they’d to reconsider after weighing the options available.
United wanted midfield enforcer Miralem Pjanic if the swap was to happen, a move Juventus couldn’t accept. The Old Lady reportedly rubbed off further interests in the star and will rather focus on their European clash return leg which comes up on Wednesday at Turin.
Juve scraped past United by 1-0 at Old Trafford to send them top of group H.
Massimiliano Allegri has already ruled out any move of luring the star away from Old Trafford, striking out remarks from Sky Sports expert Gianluca di Marzio that had confirmed the club’s interest.