By Pete Jenson for MailOnline
Published: 12:25 BST, 16 August 2019 | Updated: 12:25 BST, 16 August 2019
A smiling Zinedine Zidane dismissed questions about Paul Pogba signing for Real Madrid and said he would be considering Gareth Bale for selection this season as he gave his last press conference before the start of the season.
Asked about if he still wanted the club to sign Pogba Zidane said: ‘I am focused just on tomorrow’s game and I believe I have the best players here.’
When he was later asked about Pogba’s brother Mathias’ comments on late-night Spanish TV that his brother was the player Real Madrid lacked he said: ‘Paul is a Manchester United player and we have to respect them. I am focused on the players I have here.’
Zinedine Zidane insists he will consider Gareth Bale (left) for selection this season
The Real Madrid boss also dodged any questions on a transfer for Paul Pogba
When he was asked about his summer fall-out with Gareth Bale – excluding him, saying he was leaving, and then