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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reportedly identified Real Madrid star Fede Valverde as a replacement for Paul Pogba.SunSport revealed that United are ready to offload the French midfielder this summer for just £100million.According to Spanish source Diario Madridista, Uruguay international Valverde is at the top of their wishlist.It is reported that Solskjaer plans to rebuild his squad around the 21-year-old.But his huge £422million release clause could prove problematic for the Premier League side.
Pogba meanwhile would reportedly be furious if Man Utd automatically extend his contract by a year as the Frenchman eyes a move to Real Madrid.The former Juventus midfielder has been linked with exiting Old Trafford for some time, but Spanish media outlet AS have revealed it would be a ‘now or never’ situation in the summer.Pogba’s current price tag is said to be £100m but with his current deal ending in 2021, without the extension, United would have to sell up or risk losing him for nothing.
The Old Trafford club were said to have already upped their contract offer to another academy star – Angel GomesThe 19-year-old is out of contract at the end of the season and has attracted interest from Premier League rivals Chelsea.Metro claim the Red Devils have already offered Gomes a salary of around £25,000-a-week on a two-year deal.But following interest from the Blues, United have offered a third year with instalments that could see the teenager net around £30k-a-week.

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