According to ESPN's news, Manchester United warned Pogba that the club would not offer a contract with a substantial salary increase in order to keep him.
Manchester United hopes to sign a new long-term contract with Pogba, but sources told ESPN that Manchester United said this must be a reasonable offer. After Sanchez was sent away in the summer transfer window, Woodward and Solskjaer agreed not to break the salary structure for any players, including Pogba.
Sanchez's contract with Manchester United was originally two years away, excluding bonuses, his weekly salary reached 400,000 pounds. Manchester United and Inter Milan finally reached an agreement on the Sanchez transfer, saving close to 40 million pounds in salary expenses.
Pogba’s current weekly salary is 270,000 pounds. If he signs a new contract, the French international’s salary will be increased. However, the intermediary involved in the negotiations is very clear that Woodward and Solskjaer will not provide expensive The salary offer persuades Pogba to stay in the team, and Manchester United cannot offer a contract like Sanchez.
It is reported that Manchester United are relaxed about Pogba's future. If they cannot reach an agreement on the new contract, Woodward is still willing to let the players enter the contract year.