Finally, Barcelona complete €40m deal for midfielder; while Manchester United to sell Anthony Martial to fund Real Madrid star move. The Red Devils and Jose Mourinho prepared to sell Paul Pogba.
4. Manchester United prepared to sell Pogba
Manchester United are planning to sell French midfielder Paul Pogba at the end of this season, according to The Independent.
The Red Devils have decided to let manager Jose Mourinho have the final word on Pogba’s future at Old Trafford.
The 24-year-old has fallen out with the Portuguese boss last month. And since then, speculations suggested that the midfielder could quit United in the summer.
3. Barcelona complete €40m Arthur deal
Barcelona have already completed a €30m deal plus a further 10m in add-ons to sign midfielder Arthur from Brazilian side Gremio.
The 21-year-old, who will not join Barca until 2019, will sign a five-year deal with the Blaugrana.
Brazilian outfit president Romildo Bolzan has recently confirmed that the midfielder’s deal would be done imminently.
“The topic is on its way to being finished,” Bolzan told reporters. “The documents are not signed yet, but the transfer is reaching the final phase.”
“I think it will be over by tomorrow or the day after tomorrow. Some things still depend on legal issues. It still requires some care. It is heading towards a final situation tomorrow, I believe.”
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