Madrid have reportedly told the Frenchman that they will no longer bid for him in January following the emergence of rising star, Fede Valverde.
Fede Valverde, who plays the same position as Pogba, has came through the club’s feeders and has been impressive in recent months.
The development means that Real Madrid are no longer in need of a midfielder in the attacking position.
Pogba, who is aiming to leave Old Trafford in the upcoming January transfer window, has been a subject of transfer saga in the recent month.
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According to the report, Minola Raiola, the midfielder’s agent, has been reaching out to Zinedine Zidane but has not got a positive answer for a possible transfer.
To add to this, Manchester United boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, on Saturday suggested that the Frenchman is not for sale in January.
Pogba has has barely played for Manchester United this season as he is recovering from a foot injury
He was billed to return to action this weekend but suffered a minor illness.
Manchester United are now hoping to have him back sometime in January 2020.