Paul Pogba to FC Barcelona in January ‘much more possible’ following Jose Mourinho feud

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Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is being targeted by FC Barcelona, according to the Independent.

It is understood that a deal in January ‘much more possible’ following the Frenchman’s feud with Jose Mourinho.

The Catalan Giants could fast-track a move for Pogba with United ‘no longer’ deeming him ‘completely unsellable’.

FC Barcelona January move for Paul Pogba

WATFORD, ENGLAND – SEPTEMBER 15: Paul Pogba of Manchester United in action during the Premier League match between Watford FC and Manchester United at Vicarage Road on September 15, 2018 in Watford, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

FC Barcelona have held a long-term interest in signing Paul Pogba.

The Spanish champions have kept in regular contact with the 25-year-old’s agent, Mino Raiola.

Barca had been willing to wait to sign Pogba, however, they now sense an opportunity to strike.

The Catalan Giants are considering to make an offer in January given the World Cup winners’ frosty relationship with Mourinho.

Jose Mourinho and Manchester United vs Paul Pogba

LONDON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 31: Paul Pogba of Manchester United speaks to Jose Mourinho, Manager of Manchester United during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at Wembley Stadium on January 31, 2018 in London, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images)

According to the Independent’s report, Manchester United deem Jose Mourinho’s relationship with Paul Pogba as ‘unresolvable’.

The 13-time Premier League champions were under the impression that Mourinho’s departure would appease the 25-year-old.

However, that is no longer the case with Raiola and Pogba keen on a move to La Liga regardless of the manager leaving.

Subsequently, United’s stance over selling the midfielder has altered with Pogba no longer deemed ‘unsellable’.

Old Trafford officials would now consider good offers for the player.

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