How Neymar scuttled Pogba’s £429,000-a-week deal to leave Man Utd for PSG

On the left is Paul Pogba and Neymar Santos jr. Right

By Ikechukwu Okoli

MANCHESTER uNITED forward Paul Pogba had initially agreed on a £429,000-a-week deal with Paris Saint-Germain before deadline day this summer, however, the transfer did not materialize because Neymar ended up staying at the club, Calciomercato reports.

Meanwhile, Paul Pogba was heavily linked with a departure from Old Trafford, with Real Madrid and Barcelona also in the chase for the player. It is now claimed that Man United agreed to sell him to the Ligue 1 champions, days before the window closed.

However, beit as it may, Neymar’s own desire to leave for Barcelona ultimately collapsed, as his former club couldn’t meet PSG’s valuation. As a direct consequence of this development, Paul Pogba eventually missed out on the £22million annual salary, that had been put on the table

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