Man United clear favourites to sign £125m France star – report

Manchester United are leading the race to sign Juventus superstar Paul Pogba, according to AS English

Manchester United are reportedly the clear favourites to sign Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba this summer, according to reports in Spain.

New Red Devils manager Jose Mourinho is thought to have made the France international is top summer transfer target ahead of his first season in charge of the 20-time English champions.

The 23-year-old midfielder – rated at £125m – has been one of the most-coveted midfielders in Europe over the past couple of seasons after a dominant spell for reigning Serie A champions Juventus.

Pogba has been linked with a move to La Liga giants Barcelona and Real Madrid, Ligue 1 holders Paris Saint-Germain as well as Premier League duo Chelsea and United.

According to a report in AS English, United’s ties with Pogba’s agent Raiola have the Red Devils at the front of the queue to sign the France midfielder in this summer’s transfer window.

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Pogba has scored 34 times in 174 appearances for Juventus during a four-year spell in Turin.

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