Paul Pogba is poised to complete a transfer worth around £100million to United and become new boss Jose Mourinho’s fourth summer signing.
The France international who has spent the last two weeks on holiday in the United States after helping his country to the final of Euro 2016, where they lost to Portugal is now set to travel to the UK. There were reports the 23-year-old partied at the Wet Republic pool party at MGM Grand in Sin City on Saturday with thousands of others where superstar DJ Calvin Harris headlined.When asked about his pending move to United, Pogba simply said: “We’ll see”.
Sources close to the deal have revealed the move is nearing completion and is expected to be finalised before the Premier League season starts on Saturday August 13.
Pogba has travelled to Miami and Los Angeles on his summer break, regularly posting updates on his social media accounts.Pogba was apparently joined in Vegas by France and Juventus team-mate Patrice Evra – formerly of United – while his agent Mino Raiola worked on his transfer.The pair were said to be accompanied by friends and other partygoers at the their luxury cabana at the pool party – which costs over £7,500 ($10,000) a day.ALSO READ: Leroy Sane In Manchester To Complete £31m City DealOn the transfer it is understood that a deal is virtually agreed between the two clubs with personal terms also close to being confirmed.But the finer aspects of the switch – including payment of agent Raiola’s reported £25m fee – are yet to be resolved.Pogba was due to return to Miami after his weekend in Las Vegas but it is not known whether he will then travel to Turin or straight to Manchester on his departure from the US.
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