Real Madrid have still not given up hope of signing Paul Pogba this summer
Real Madrid (opens in new tab) are still hoping to bring Paul Pogba to the Santiago Bernabeu this summer, report The Times. (opens in new tab)
Although the Premier League window closed last week, Spanish sides have until September 2 to complete their transfer business.
And Zinedine Zidane remains interested in signing his fellow Frenchman, who also wants to leave Manchester United (opens in new tab).
However, the Red Devils are likely to reject any incoming offer for Pogba given that they are now unable to sign a replacement.
Nevertheless, Madrid are determined to test the midfielder's rocky relationship with United in the next two weeks.
And Mino Raiola, Pogba's agent, is still working hard to get his client out of Old Trafford before the European window closes.
The real 'anti-Guardiola'? Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is reaping the rewards of Manchester United's counter-attack (opens in new tab)
Andy Mitten column: How it works inside Manchester United's post-match mixed zone (opens in new tab)
Jurgen Klopp took a massive gamble in the transfer window – here’s why (opens in new tab)
Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access
Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1
*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription
Join now for unlimited access
Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1
Get FourFourTwo Newsletter
The best features, fun and footballing quizzes, straight to your inbox every week.
Greg Lea is a freelance football journalist who's filled in wherever FourFourTwo needs him since 2014. He became a Crystal Palace fan after watching a 1-0 loss to Port Vale in 1998, and once got on the scoresheet in a primary school game against Wilfried Zaha's Whitehorse Manor (an own goal in an 8-0 defeat).