Sportswear giants, Adidas, played a big role in saving Paul Pogba at Manchester United, during the summer transfer window amid big interest from Real Madrid, The Star said.
Adidas retaliate , as they believed it would be better for them from a commercial perspective, if Pogba was to remain at United.
They subsequently acted as peacemakers between Pogba, his agent Mino Raiola, and United.
Pogba is in the third year of a 10-year personal endorsement deal with Adidas, while the German company are also United’s kit manufacturers.
Although Adidas also sponsor Real Madrid, the likes of Gareth Bale and in
contrast, at United, Pogba is seen as the key player as far as Adidas is concerned.
Pogba has just under two years remaining on his current contract at United.
Karim Benzema are also supported by the brand at the Spanish club.
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