Manchester United are reportedly considering to let theri star player Paul Pogba leave Old Trafford to lure Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale away from Santiago Bernabeu in the upcoming summer transfer widnow.
The Wales international has often been used as a back-up player for the Los Blanco’s biggest games this campaign, leading to speculation over his possible departure from the European champions.
The Red Devils are believed to be long-term admirers of former Tottenham Hotspur star and, according to Don Balon, are preparing to offer Pogba in exchange.
Real, however, are allegedly more interested in using Bale as a makeweight in a bid to sign in-from Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah.
Rumours of a rift between Walse internatonal winger and Zidane intensified last week when he was hauled off during the Los Blancos’s 3-1 loss to Serie A defending champions Juvnetus in the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final.
Meanwhile,Marco Asensio has given Real Madrid a list of demands amid interest from Manchester United and Chelsea
The Spaniard has been a key player for Real Madrid this term and played a vital role for their success, however, his time has been still limited under Zinedine Zidane.
According to the Spanish media outlet Diario Gol, Chelsea and Manchester United are desperate to secure his services.
However, Asensio is being savvy and is using the interest from Premier League heavyweights as leverage to negotiate with the Los Blancos.
It’s reported that he’s told Rela Madrid owners he’ll only remain at Santiago Bernabeu if no one arrives on his position in the summer.
The playmaker is also demanding a massive pay rise on his current £75,000 a-week salary.