Paul Pogba to leave Manchester United for free when contract expires in summer

The French midfielder has had a topsy-turvy time during his second spell with United.

Paul Pogba is leaving Manchester United (Martin Rickett/PA)

By Simon Peach, PA Chief Football Writer

Paul Pogba will leave Manchester United when his contract expires at the end of June, the Premier League club have announced.

The academy graduate left Old Trafford as a free agent in 2012 to join Juventus and returned for a then world record fee of 105million euros (£89million) four years later.

But Pogba has had a topsy-turvy time during his second spell with United, who have confirmed the France international will depart at the end of his deal.

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United said in the story confirming his departure: “Everyone at the club would like to congratulate Paul on his successful career, and thank him for his contributions to Manchester United.

“We wish him all the best for the next steps on a remarkable journey.”

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