But there have been suggestions that, as they plan for a brighter future, they have doubts about adding another big ego to their dressing room.
What ultimately happens with Pogba remains to be seen.
Yet with the midfielder seeking talks with Ten Hag, that suggests there’s a chance he’ll actually end up staying at Old Trafford.
Regardless of what happens, United do plan on adding a midfielder to their squad at the end of the campaign.
Frenkie de Jong is one player in their sights, with Barcelona open to selling the Netherlands international for the right price.
Ruben Neves continues to be linked, though Barcelona appear to be frontrunners when it comes to recruiting the Wolves star.
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