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Top 3 Midfielders Manchester United Could Sign Should Paul Pogba be Sold in The Summer

Manchester United is imminently selling Paul Pogba who joined them in 2016 as one of the young prospects then. Pogba, French midfielder was the integral star who led United to Europa League victory in the same year he signed at Old Trafford. Seemingly, the emergence of Bruno Fernandes at the club in January 2020 has made him less of a team darling anymore. Early this year, his agent Mino Raiola said his client is almost leaving United to look for greener pastures elsewhere.

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United are prepared psychologically to get his replacement quite early to avoid late minute rush signings. They have spotted a number of targets that they may look for to replace the world cup winner. Pogba is reputable as one of the best creative midfielders across Europe after establishing a beautiful career in Juventus, Italy.

1. Edouard Camavinga

Camavinga, 19, French midfielder is seen as a long term first choice replacement for Pogba. The youngster has strategically placed himself in a central place for Rennes for clubs to snatch him up. He has a beautiful career for the French club that is mid level already thanks to his services. United are facing competition from various teams to get him. He is worth £60m.

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2. Federico Valverde

Real Madrid viewed Valverde as Casemiro's next midfield heir. Valverde who is valued at £148m has cemented his place at Madrid as one of the brightest young prospects across Europe. The Red Devils manager Ole Gunnar Solksjaer is ready to meet his release clause to secure his signature. The 22 year old Uruguayan has already been selected to play for Uruguay national team for the Euros. That will be a perfect stage for his suitors to see him display his qualities.

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3. Declan Rice

The 20 year old central midfielder is enjoying acm couple of opportunities at West Ham under David Moyes. Rice was one of Chelsea's prime target last summer under Frank Lampard. However, since his sacking Chelsea have been less linked with the star who has already gotten over 100 premier league appearances for The Hammers. Tuchel has now focused on reuniting with Julian Weigl from Borussia Dortmund.

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United can get his services as Moyes revealed his valuation to be around £100m. The youngster is a versatile player who can play various positions including center back, central defensive midfield and a double pivot midfielder as a central midfielder. However, he has been deployed as a defensive midfielder mostly this season.

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