Man United transfer roundup including Pogba, Ibrahimovic and Mkhitaryan

by Tanveer Arayan

Here is the latest Manchester United transfer news and gossip.

Real Madrid have ended their interest in signing Manchester United target Paul Pogba, according to Sky Sports. Man United’s financial strength has allegedly given them a huge advantage in negotiations with Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola and forced Real to end their pursuit of the Frenchman.

German football expert Raphael Honigstein believes Man United have signed the Bundesliga’s best player last year with Henrikh Mkhitaryan. Man United ended weeks of speculation and completed the transfer of Mkhitaryan from Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday afternoon.

Man United are set to sell Tyler Blackett and Guillermo Varela this summer after being deemed as a surplus to requirements by Jose Mourinho, according to Sky Sports. They aren’t currently training with Man United’s first-team and allegedly haven’t been told they will play a role in Mourinho’s plans at Old Trafford.

Eric Cantona has offered Zlatan Ibrahimovic his old No.7 shirt, currently worn by Memphis Depay. Ibrahimovic has not been officially signed a squad number for next season after agreeing a deal to move to Old Trafford following his Paris Saint-Germain contract expiring.

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