Pogba will be forced to take a pay cut if he leaves Manchester United Real Madrid this summer, as sources told ESPN FC, the Spanish club are not willing to match his £ 290,000 a week at Old Trafford wages.
Sources at United have repeatedly said Pogba, 26, will not be sold at the end of the season, despite constant speculation linking the midfielder with a move to Sant & # 39; Yaga Bernabeu.
Both Pogba and Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane recently talked about the prospects for the French international game in the Spanish capital, but the United Solskjaer said he expects the signing of £ 89000000 with Juventus to be part of his team next season,
Sources told ESPN FC, however, that some of the club's teammates Pogba waiting for him to push for a move this summer, if the United States does not qualify for the Champions League – the outcome of which is currently more and more likely, the next 1-1 draw Sunday Chelsea at Old Trafford, which left United three points behind the top four only two games left to play.
Definition of United to keep Pogba, deriving as much in the commercial value of the player, as his contribution to the team, but it can encourage the club to discuss a new contract with his advisers in an attempt to put an end to the efforts of Madrid.
But while sources told ESPN FC, that Madrid is a strong interest in Pogba and for a long time, the club did not want to add an additional burden on their huge wages by offering him a contract worth more than his United deal.
Madrid also chasing Chelsea forward Eden Hazard, with the club aware of the need to strengthen all parts of the team and reduce the average age of Zidane's team.
With higher incomes, Gareth Bale, Toni Kroos and Isco all facing the unknown, Madrid need to create space on their salary account for the placement of such dangers and Pogba, who would be as likely to cost in excess of £ 100 million each shall transmit to negotiate with Chelsea and US respectively.
And if Pogba is able to push through the move from United, he will have to take a pay cut in order for it to happen this summer.