FIFA are reportedly opening an investigation into Paul Pogba’s £89 million transfer to Manchester United.
According to AFP, FIFA will look into the transfer which broke Premier League records after details of the French international’s deal from Juventus to Old Trafford was publicised yesterday
Football Leaks claim that ‘super-agent’ Mino Raiola is set to receive over £41 million from Pogba’s move to Jose Mourinho’s side. Raiola, who also represents Zlatan Ibrahimovic, banked around £23 million of the transfer fee initially and will receive a further £16.39m over the next five years from the English Premier League side.
The whistleblowing website also claim that the 24 year old midfielder earns a basic wage of £165,588-a-week, and will receive an annual loyalty bonus of £3.4million-plus from next year.
If United win the Europa League, the midfielder’s basic wage would increase by £36,000-a-week and bank an extra £255k from commercial deals.