Man City suffer transfer blow as Pogba commits future to Juventus

first_img1 Paul Pogba Manchester City target Paul Pogba is set to sign a new contract with Juventus in the near future, according to reports in Italy.Pogba has been strongly linked with a move to the Premier League following his impressive displays for the Italian giants.City are understood to be montitoring the France international closely, with recent reports even suggesting that Manuel Pellegrini could make his move for the 21-year-old in January.Chelsea and the player’s former club Manchester United, meanwhile, are also keeping tabs on talented midfielder.But it is now believed that Pogba and his agent have been holding fresh talks with Juventus this week and are close to striking a deal that will see him pledge his long-term future to the club.Sky Sports Italia are reporting that Pogba is set to sign a three-year extension to his current deal which will see him stay at the Serie A club until 2019.Juventus are set to announce his new contract in the coming days and finally end all the speculation linking him with a move back to England.last_img read more