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Reports: Man Utd Linked With Two Real & Barca Stars

Reports: Manchester United Linked With Real Madrid & FC Barcelona Stars

By Kurt Buckerfield - Mar 19, 2018 02:26 PM @KurtLaduma

Midfielder Paul Pogba has struggled in recent weeks at Manchester United, and now Jose Mourinho is reportedly looking to replace him with one of two high-profile stars from LaLiga, who represent Real Madrid and FC Barcelona.

Click through the mini-gallery to see the two stars Mourinho is said to be looking at!

According to Diario Gol, the Portuguese manager is still keen on trying to lure either Real's Luka Modric or Barca's Ivan Rakitic to United.

It is believed that Mourinho is looking to strengthen his side to make sure they are strong enough to compete in the UEFA Champions League next season.

It has been claimed that Pogba's future at the club is uncertain following his reported row with the tactician, which could see him seek a replacement for the Frenchman.

Michael Carrick is also retiring at the end of the season, while Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini will be out of contract if he does not sign a new deal before then.

It is believed that Modric has been a target of Mourinho's for a few seasons, while Rakitic is another midfielder he is said to have been keen to work with.

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It seems unlikely, however, that United would land both Croatia internationals, while their current clubs are also likely to be uninterested in selling their stars.

Do you think Mourinho should stick with Pogba, or look to replace him? Let us know in the comments section below. 


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MSANDROTIC Mar 19, 2018 06:07 PM
Nothing wrong with Pogba, the problem is with Mourinho and his style of play

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