Zidane wanted Pogba and Madrid are weaker without him - Raiola

Zinedine Zidane was eager to bring Paul Pogba to Real Madrid prior to his world record move to Manchester United, according to the player's representative.

Mino Raiola revealed the France international was personally wanted by Real coach Zidane, as well as "five or six other clubs", ahead of his £89million transfer to Old Trafford.

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