sport news Transfer News: 'to step up chase for Man United star Paul Pogba'

'There is a plan for Pogba... and a plan B': to step up chase for midfield star... but 'ready to offer new long-term contract' are reportedly ready to test 's resolve They hope to secure a deal for midfield star Paul Pogba in August  Madrid will keep options open for a new midfielder until September 2 deadline 

By James Dutton For Mailonline

Published: 12:57 BST, 21 July 2019 | Updated: 13:12 BST, 21 July 2019

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are reportedly ready to step up their interest in Paul Pogba and hope to secure a deal before the Premier League's August 8 transfer deadline.

The Spanish giants have been long-term admirers of the midfielder, who has made no secret of his desire to leave this summer.

But they are keeping their options open for a new midfield dynamo until the end of the La Liga window on September 2, according to reports in Spain.

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