Connect with us

Europe

Real Madrid To Fund €150m Paul Pogba Pursuit From Gareth Bale Cash On

Published

on

​Real Madrid will use the money freed up by selling Gareth Bale to lure Manchester United’s Paul Pogba to the club this summer.

Zinedine Zidane has confirmed that Bale is close to securing a move away from the club this summer and, whilst there is no official word as to his destination, it is believed that the Welshman’s departure would help raise an enormous amount of money this summer.

AS state that ​Real will use these funds to pursue ​Pogba. ​Bale is expected to cost around €60m – with a move to the Chinese Super League believed to be most likely – whilst ​James Rodriguez’s imminent move to either ​Atletico Madrid or ​Napoli could be worth €50m, and selling the pair would give Los Blancos the vast majority of ​United’s asking price.

Parting with Borja Mayoral, Lucas Vazquez and Mariano Diaz would likely raise the remaining transfer funds, whilst significant offers for either ​Isco or ​Marco Asensio could make life even easier for Real.

They are prepared to pay up to €150m for Pogba, and the Frenchman’s wage demands are also not expected to be a problem.

Bale is said to earn €14.5m per season at the Santiago Bernabeu, and it is believed that Real plan to simply offer that figure to Pogba once the Welshman’s move away has been confirmed, which would ensure that Real are still in the same position financially if Pogba does sign.

Los Blancos hope to complete a deal for Pogba as soon as possible to allow United time to find a replacement, but Zidane fears that their pursuit of the midfielder could go on until the end of August – after the ​Premier League transfer window has closed.

(Visited 118 times, 1 visits today)

Muyiwa is an ardent follower of everything football. Fascinated by the beauty of the game, he takes pleasure in penning down his opinion about a sport that has more lovers than haters. PS: He loves Barcelona for making football look easier than it actually is.

Advertisement

TRANSFER NEWS

La Liga1 month ago

I Don’t Know If Barcelona Did Everything Possible To Ensure Neymar’s return – Messi

With Neymar‘s potential transfer to Barcelona dominating the summer headlines, captain Lionel Messi feels the club could have done a little more to bring the...

Europe1 month ago

Official: Nigeria U20 Midfielder Nnamdi Oforborh Joins Wycombe Wanderers

Nigeria U20 midfielder Nnamdi Ofoborh has joined English League One side Wycombe Wanderers on a season-long loan from Bournemouth. The...

La Liga1 month ago

Official: Nacho Monreal Completes £225,000 Real Sociedad Move On A Two-year Deal

Arsenal left-back Nacho Monreal has completed his move from Emirates to Real Sociedad to end a six-and-a-half-year spell with the...

Europe2 months ago

Neymar Comeback: Rakitic Agrees, Dembele Not Comfortable Becoming A Bargaining Chip

Ousmane Dembele could be the final part of a long transfer adventure that is meant to bring Neymar back to...

Europe2 months ago

Official: Arsenal Secure The Signing Of Nicolas Pepe

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Nicolas Pepe from Lille for a reported fee of £72million. The lanky winger becomes...

Europe3 months ago

Official: PSG Secure The Service Of Idrissa Gueye For A Reported Fee Of £25m

​Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain have completed the signing of midfielder Idrissa Gueye from Everton for an undisclosed fee, thought to...

Bundesliga3 months ago

Official : RB Liepzig Have Completed A €20m Deal For Ademola Lookman

Bundesliga side, RB Leipzig, have  completed a €20m deal for Ademola Lookman on a permanent basis from Premier League side,...

Europe3 months ago

Real Madrid To Fund €150m Paul Pogba Pursuit From Gareth Bale Cash On

​Real Madrid will use the money freed up by selling Gareth Bale to lure Manchester United’s Paul Pogba to the...

Europe3 months ago

Legend Returns Home: Chelsea Appoints Frank Lampard As New Manager

Chelsea FC have appointed Frank Lampard as their new manager as the club legend makes a sensational return to Stamford...

Europe3 months ago

Neymar’s Return Hits Woodwork As Father Denies Being In Barcelona For Negotiation

Neymar Sr has denied reports claiming that he has travelled to Spain to negotiate contract talks over his son’s potential return...

Trending

Powered by Live Score & Live Score App
Loading...
%d bloggers like this: