Claude Makelele doubts Real Madrid can land World Cup victor

Ross Houston
July 2, 2019

Paul Pogba's future is uncertain.

According to the same story, however, Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has informed Pogba and his agent that he will block any bid to force an exit.

Makelele is not surprised to see such speculation being sparked, but he doubts that those at Old Trafford will want to part with a player who still boasts the potential to become a talismanic presence.

Los Blancos believe that Juventus" move for Pogba is "unfeasible' and they will instead push United to sell until September 2 - when the window shuts in Spain. Zidane values this type of player.


United's hand could yet be forced in the coming weeks, with Pogba reportedly set to ask Solskjaer to let him leave this summer.

"For sure. He has character, personality, game. many things".

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has held crunch transfer talks with president Florentino Perez and his No2 Jose Angel Sanchez.

Ajax Amsterdam skipper Matthijs De Ligt is attracting serious interest from the best of the best clubs on the European football scene.


Images of the 2019/20 Manchester United away kit have been leaked, with promotional images showing Paul Pogba modelling the brand new shirt.

Real Madrid haven't given up and will try all the way until the Spanish transfer window closes at the beginning of September.

Makelele said of another countryman: "He is impressive for his age, but I think Paris Saint-Germain will never let him out".

Los Blancos President Florentino Perez is said to be keen on the Frenchman but is unwilling to pay cash for the World Cup victor.


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