Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has confirmed that Paul Pogba is looking forward to the new season, as the Midfielder edges closer to a return from holiday.
The Frenchman is currently on holiday break following his participation at Euro 2020 and is expected to return to the theatre of dreams on Monday.
This is in preparation for the start of the Premier League season that commences on 14 August.
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Manchester United boss is currently working with a youthful squad during the pre-season campaign and confirmed in an interview with MUTV after the friendly at QPR that more international players will return in the next 10 days.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was asked about Paul Pogba and revealed talks are ongoing regarding his contract renewal
Ole confirmed that the midfielder is looking forward to the new campaign.
“There’s always speculation about Paul and clubs being interested, and we’ve seen Paul at his best,” said the boss.
“Paul knows what we feel about it and I’ve enjoyed my time working with him and hopefully we can work together. The talks between the club and Paul’s representatives, I’m not in the detail of every single one of them. I’ve got nothing to say about that. Let’s see what happens.”
Continuing, Ole said: “The talks are ongoing between Paul’s representatives and the club representatives. All the dialogue I’ve had with Paul is he’s looking forward to the season.”
After suffering a reality checker against QPR, Manchester united’s attention has now turned to the third friendly of the summer, against newly promoted side Brentford at the theatre of dreams on Wednesday next week.
Most of Manchester United players have been involved in either the Euros or Copa America and are looking forward to returning to training