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    Pogba happy to rejoin Manchester United

    Pogba happy to rejoin Manchester United

    Man Utd and Jose Mourinho are poised to complete the transfer of Paul Pogba after he accepted their terms to return to Old Trafford.

    Paul Pogba is happy to rejoin Manchester United in what could be a world record transfer.
    M.E.N. Sport understands Pogba, 23, has told his agent Mino Raiola he is prepared to return to the club he left four years ago on a free transfer.
    United agreed personal terms with Raiola, whose contact with Pogba was restricted during Euro 2016 as he focused on France's campaign, earlier this month. Any deal is unlikely to be completed until Pogba, who is currently holidaying in Miami, returns from his holiday.
    The Reds are believed to have told Raiola they want to conclude the deal quickly and do not want to drag the Pogba saga out all summer. Executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward was not on the club's flight to China for the pre-season tour but is expected to be in attendance for the Manchester City match in Beijing on Monday.
    United are understood to be willing to meet Juventus' asking price for Pogba, identified as the 'captain'-style midfielder by Jose Mourinho months ago.

    Pogba refused to publicly clarify his future in a brief interview on ESPN at the ESPYs awards in Los Angeles last week, where he was asked what he would do if Mourinho called him.
    "I don’t know. Let’s see," he replied. "For the moment I'm at Juve and I'm happy. I don’t know where I want to go." Pogba added United were his 'first family' and, when pressed on a possible return to Manchester, smiled and replied: "I don't know. We'll see, we'll see."

    Pogba's public show of diplomacy was such that when the broadcasters unfurled a United, a Juventus and a Real Madrid shirt and asked him to pick one he insisted he would 'take three'.

    Mourinho vetoed a move for Miralem Pjanic last month in order to prioritise Pogba and Pjanic moved to Juventus from Roma in a £25.4million deal that could work to United's advantage.
    United have already clinched the signings of Eric Bailly, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan, and Mourinho confirmed M.E.N. Sport's story in May he wanted to strengthen four positions during his maiden press conference last week.

    "We made a nucleus of four priorities, four positions, priorities," he explained. "To give a certain balance to the squad, to give a certain push in terms of quality, and the qualities that I need, that I want, as we know especially with the ones with more vision."
    Mourinho was initially pessimistic about United's chances of signing Pogba amid intense competition, but the club's discussions with Raiola have been positive.

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