Pogba alternative? Man United still considering £50.4m West Ham talisman swoop

Manchester United are still interested in West Ham’s talismanic attacking midfielder Dimitri Payet, according to reports from France Football.

The Hammers ace has enjoyed a standout 12 months, starring for the London club in the Premier League following a move to Upton Park from Marseille before making it into France’s EURO 2016 squad and being named in the Team of the Tournament on the back of some breath-taking showings for the defeated finalists.

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His performances have, naturally, alerted a host of top clubs, even though he’s 29, and reports claim that Man United remain interested in him despite their potential move for Paul Pogba.

Manchester City, have been linked with Payet this summer, and France Football (below) in a report translated by Top Mercato claim that Man United hold an interest in him.

Jose Mourinho’s club, along with Inter Milan, would have to pay £50.4m for the versatile attacking midfielder, who could be an alternative for Pogba, whose £100m transfer saga is rumbling on.

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