Pogba will likely be out there on a free switch on the finish of the season and though Paris Saint-Germain and Juventus are main the chase for his signature, sources near City are usually not ruling out making a proposal themselves.
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With membership captain Fernandinho set to depart the Etihad Stadium in June, City are exploring what choices can be found to bolster their midfield.
Pep Guardiola is a giant admirer of De Jong and was eager to signal the Dutchman when he left Ajax for Camp Nou in 2019.
Meanwhile, sources have informed ESPN that Pogba could be open to becoming a member of City, who consider the World Cup winner is a viable choice due to his contract state of affairs at Old Trafford.
Pogba would doubtless change into one of many highest paid gamers on the Etihad and there could be vital charges given to his representatives however the general value of the deal could be made extra manageable and not using a sizeable switch price added on high.
City’s high precedence this summer season is to get a deal for striker Erling Haaland over the road.
They have till June to set off the €75m launch clause within the Norwegian’s contract at Borussia Dortmund however sources have informed ESPN that talks up so far have been productive and there’s confidence on all sides that the 21-year-old will likely be a City participant subsequent season.