Manchester United will reportedly won’t consider the transfer of Paul Pogba to La Liga giants Real Madrid unless they offer Gareth Bale and Toni Kroos in exchange.
France international midfielder is once again under the transfer speculation after revealing his desire to play for Real Madrid.
The 26-year-old’s representative is believed to have already been in talks with the Los Blancos to get the ball rolling ahead of the upcoming transfer window, however, the European champions have work to do if they are planning to convince the Red Devils to sell the midfielder this summer.
Spanish outlet AS claimed that Gareth Bale and Toni Kroos are pivotal to any chance Zinedine Zidane’s side have of acquiring the France international star, who has made a return to his best form since the arrival of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer three and a half month ago.
The Red Devils are believed to be after the duo to soften the massive blow of losing one of their vital players, with German midfielders effectively a like-for-like replacement in the central midfield area.
Meanwhile, Manchester United are reportedly keeping tabs on Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane who has informed that he wants to depart from the Spanish giants in this upcoming transfer window.
French defender’s future has been the subject of transfer speculation in recent weeks, with the Red Devils strongly rumoured with a move for the 25-year-old star.
Real Madrid head-coach Zinedine Zidane recently played down rumours linking the 25-year-old defender with an exit from Santiago Bernabeu at the end of the current campaign.