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Raiola will earn almost a quarter of the overall fee in Pogba's deal



Paul Pogba’s rumoured move to Manchester United could see the Frenchman’s agent Mino Raiola pocket as much as €30m (£25.6m, $33.1m).

The French international is reportedly set to be the most expensive transfer from the Red Devils and the potential move could see this agent, Raiola, earn almost a quarter of the overall fee in commission.

United are reportedly set to offer Juventus £110m for the forward, who left the Old Trafford in 2012 after he failed to agree to a new contract at the Old Trafford.

However, the new boss at the Old Trafford, Jose Mourinho, is keen on strengthening the United squad ahead of the coming campaign and this has seen Pogba emerged as his primary transfer target, according to the Sunday Times.

Manchester United have already completed the transfer of defender Eric Bailly, midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Borussia Dortmund and Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The latter two of whom are also represented by Raiola.

Nevertheless, United's move for Pogba would be most profitable for the his agent, who convinced the young Frenchman to leave Old Trafford under the terms of freedom of contract three years ago.

The Italian-born Dutchman's attitude during those negotiations angered former United boss Sir Alex Ferguson, who exposed his dislike of Pogba’s agent in his book, 'Leading'.

He [Raiola] and I were like oil and water," Sir Alex wrote. "From then on our goose was cooked because Raiola had been able to ingratiate himself with Paul and his family and the player signed with Juventus."

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