#Pogback: French midfielder returns to Manchester United after world- record transfer
- 09.08.2016, 17:52,
- Sports » Sports. Main
The 23-year-old Paul Pogba returns to Old Trafford after four years in Juventus, when he left United for for €1.75m in 2012.
Pogba has signed a five-year deal. In accordance with it United will pay the Italian champions €105m for Pogba, plus €5m in performance-related bonuses, and other costs, including another €5m if Pogba signs a new contract."This is the right club for me to achieve everything I hope to,"
Pogba said in his first interview."I am delighted to rejoin United. It has always been a club with a special place in my heart and I am really looking forward to working with Jose Mourinho,"
Previously the most expensive transfer was completed when Wales forward Gareth Bale joined Real Madrid for €100 from Tottenham.
Such moves make Cristiano Ronaldo 3rd on the rate of most expensive transfers with Gonzalo Higuain, who joined the rate recently, the 4th and Neymar – 5th.