Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogbawill
see his salary decrease by 25 percent due to
his side’s failure to qualify for the Champions
League next season.
The Red Devils were unable to meet their
target of finishing in the top four of
the Premier League and the Frenchman is
expected to lose out on as much as five
The aforementioned drop of wages may
facilitate a possible Real Madrid move this
summer, as Los Blancos are capable of
meeting the players’ financial demands.
His current contract at the English club is set
at 13 million euros per year, while Madrid‘s
most expensive deal is that of Gareth Bale,
who is on 17 million per season.
Meanwhile, United may be the toughest
barrier for the LaLiga Santander side to
overcome, as the board could set the French
international’s price at 150 million euros.
Pogba‘s agent Mino Raiola does not have a
good relationship with the club lately,
although they have managed to bridge some
of their differences.