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Manchester United target, Paul Pogba, has recently started following some Manchester United players on social media site Instagram.
Paul Pogba has sparked some more rumors about his return to United, by following Manchester United’s Memphis Depay, Jesse Lingard, and Adnan Januzaj on Instagram.
In recent years, it is a common trick to check the activities of a players’ social media accounts in order to judge their future moves. Following the Manchester United players could mean that Paul Pogba is getting closer to a return to his former club.
The young Frenchman played with Adnan and Jesse during his time in Manchester United’s youth setup. The trio played together in a United Youth side that won the FA Youth Cup, with Pogba playing in both legs of the final and proving to be a pivotal member of the squad.
Memphis Depay was also spotted with the 23-year old Frenchman the summer before Depay’s move to the Red Devils – meaning that the pair shares a friendship. This could mean the Paul was just trying to reconnect with some old friends.
But, amidst all the speculation, this could be a sign that Paul Pogba is considering a return to Manchester United.
Jose Mourinho is believed to be looking to lure the young Frenchman back to the club, after successfully completing the signings of Eric Bailly and Zlatan Ibrahimović.
It is even reported the Jose will try to meet Juventus’ asking price of £100 million for Pogba – which would shatter the world record transfer fee set by Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale.
With the signing of Zlatan and the imminent arrival of Mkhitaryan, Manchester United have created a relationship with Paul Pogba’s agent – Mino Raiola – that could potentially be crucial in the signing of the French superstar.
All we can do at the moment is watch how this story develops and keep checking for updates on this potentially record-breaking transfer.