May 9, 2017 / 8:34 PM / 6 months ago

FIFA asks Man United for details of Pogba deal

MANAMA (Reuters) - FIFA have asked Manchester United for information about Paul Pogba’s world record transfer from Juventus, following leaks which claimed to give details about the huge deal, a spokesman for the governing body said on Tuesday.

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France international Pogba joined United for 89 million pounds ($115.05 million) in August.

Extracts from a book, “The Football Leaks: The Dirty Business of Football”, published in Germany this week, included a breakdown of the fee and were reproduced in media reports on Tuesday.

($1 = 0.7736 pounds)

Reporting by Simon Evans; Editing by Toby Davis

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