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Wednesday’s transfer rumors – United confident Pogba will stay

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All the latest transfer rumors from around the footballing world, including the Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga, Ligue 1 and much more.

Manchester United believes Paul Pogba will now stay at the club.

Manchester United are growing confident the French World Cup-winning midfielder will still be a Red Devil beyond this summer.

It is thought that speculation that United has lowered their asking price is wide of the mark.

Combining the asking price with Pogba’s wage demands means that even Europe’s elite clubs can not afford him. (ESPN)

Sissoko fears Mane and Salah could leave Liverpool.

Liverpool’s Senegal forward Sadio Mane will leave to join Real Madrid, according to former midfielder Mohamed Sissoko.

Sissoko also sees Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah leaving the club too. (Sun)

Premier League trio chase Schalke defender.

Liverpool, Manchester City and Arsenal are all interested in Schalke defender Malick Thiaw.

The giant German defender stands 6ft 3in and is only 18-years-old.

He has an extremely low 8 million euro release clause in his contract. (Mail)

Real determined to sign Haaland.

Real Madrid want to sign Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Braut Haaland next summer.

The Spanish giants are willing to break the bank to stave off competition from Manchester United and Tottenham who are also interested. (Mundo Deportivo – in Spanish)

Moenchengladbach turndown Barcelona bid for Plea.

Borussia Moenchengladbach has rejected a rumored 40- 50 million Euro bid for forwarding Alassane Plea.

The French forward has been in good form this season.

It is believed the German club’s rebuttal of the offer led the Spanish giants to sign Martin Baithmaite. (Sport Bild – in German)

Smalling future hinges on Koulibaly deal.

Manchester United will sanction the sale of defender Chris Smalling to Serie A side, Roma, under on condition.

The Red Devils want to sign Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly.

Should they acquire the Senegal international Smalling will leave Old Trafford on a permanent basis. (Gazzetta dello Sport via Football Italia)

Sterling not ruling out a return to Liverpool.

Manchester City winger Sterling joined the club from Liverpool back in 2015 for almost 64 million Euros.

The Merseyside club and fans were not happy when the England international forced the transfer through.

However, the player admits he still has a deep connection to his old club, and would not rule out a return to the Anfield club in the future. (Sky Sports)