Neymar: Man United lead race to sign Brazilian amid Pogba's possible exit

Neymar: Man United lead race to sign Brazilian amid Pogba's possible exit

- Neymar is now a target at Man United after PSG make transfer revelation

- Paul Pogba is set to leave this summer and the Red Devils are in the market for new recruits

- The Frenchman has been repeatedly linked with a switch to Real Madrid

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Man United chiefs have reportedly commenced plans for future without Paul Pogba after the Frenchman revealed interest in seeking a new challenge elsewhere.

According to The Mirror report, Pogba’s exit from Old Trafford this summer would leave United short of quality midfield options, with Les Bleus ace appears to have his heart set on a move to Real Madrid, in the new season.

Club boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is eager to return United to the top four next campaign, signing £18m-rated Daniel James from Swansea City, with other midfield stars like Adrien Rabiot, Youri Tielemans, Bruno Fernandes and Philippe Coutinho also linked with Red Devils.

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Additional report from Spanish online newspaper Sport hinted Neymar is also on Man United wish list after a recent comment from PSG president Nasser Al Khelaifi.

Despite not calling out Neymar directly, the club chief utterances suggested he was referencing to the Brazilian superstar, while speaking about the new direction he wants at PSG.

"The players must assume their responsibilities," Al Khelaifi was quoted as saying to France Football.

"Things have to be completely different, they will have to do more, work more. They are not here to have fun, and if they do not agree, the doors are open, Ciao!"

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"I do not want any more star behavior,"he summed up.

Meanwhile, the Red Devils may not be involved with Champions League football next season, but could afford Neymar's transfer fee and pay his wages.

Earlier, it was reported Barcelona reportedly want to re-sign Neymar from Ligue 1 champions PSG.

Two years ago, Neymar left Barcelona in a world record-breaking £189 million switch to Paris-Saint-Germain and he has been impressive since then.

Ousmane Dembele and Philippe Coutinho were signed so as to occupy the position of Neymar, but Barcelona still feel they are short in attack.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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