Reports from Spain this evening have said that Pogba wants to leave the club, and the reliable Sky Italy journalist Gianluca di Marzio quickly followed that up with the news that Barcelona have had a bid rejected.
It is understood Manchester United are now monitoring the situation with involving Mourinho and are would rather sack the Portuguese and bring in another manager than to sell Pogba. His agent, Mino Raiola, is expected in Manchester this week to negotiate the transfer of Pogba out of Old Trafford.
"Mourinho is the best manager I've ever worked with".
Milan have extra time to conclude a deal for Martial as they Italian transfer window closes nine days after the Premier League's deadline.
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And now it seems United will have to shelve their interest in Bayern Munich defender Boateng, too.
Whether Pogba leaves or not - and it is exceedingly unlikely - there is no doubt he has become disillusioned with life under Mourinho. For one he is worth much more than Barcelona's initial offer.
McGarry said: "He [Mourinho] needs to pull Paul Pogba into his office ahead of this weekend's fixtures and say, "Forget everything".
Despite that important fact, the Daily Mail add that Pogba has already agreed a five-year £350,000-a-week contract at the Camp Nou.
Mourinho on Monday warned of a hard season ahead if the Premier League runners-up do not strengthen their side.