first_imgThe transfer saga of the summer continues to roll on as Manchester United continue their pursuit of Paul Pogba from Juventus.The £100m-rated midfielder is currently on holiday in the United States with nothing expected to happen until he returns later this month.But that has not stopped the rumours from persisting, and talkSPORT brings you the latest surrounding his proposed world record move.No deadline setContrary to reports last week, Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola has not put a deadline on the deal to go through, according to the Manchester Evening News. However, United are keen to push the deal through as quickly as possible and talks are expected to intensify once the Frenchman returns from his holidays.Manchester United a step back Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri believes his side are among the four best clubs in the world at the moment, implying a move to United would be a backwards step. He told Gazzetta dello Sport: “Pogba belongs to Juve and at the end of the day he too will want to win another Scudetto and hopefully the Champions League.”Not in Juve ICC squadPogba has not been included in Juventus’ squad for their pre-season trip to Australia for the International Champions Cup. The 23-year-old is one of 13 players missing for the tournament after he was given an extended break following his exploits at Euro 2016.France team-mate as backup Should Juve manage to hold on to Pogba, United will turn their attentions to his France midfield partner Blaise Matuidi, claim French newspaper L’Equipe. Jose Mourinho is desperate for his fourth ‘priority’ signing, as he mentioned in his first Red Devils press conference early this month, and Matuidi is on his radar. 3 3 3 Paul Pogba is the subject of a £100m move last_img

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