After being thwarted in their attempts to sign Ryan Mason and Danny Ings, David Moyes' Sunderland have now set their sights on their very own Pogba and an out-of-favour Liverpool defender.
David Moyes' attempts at bringing English striker Danny Ings on loan to the Stadium of Light have been rebuffed by Liverpool.
Sunderland have reportedly rejected the possibility of signing the French center back on loan from Liverpool.
Two goals in the space of three minutes midway through the second half, including a winner by the prolific Jermain Defoe, clinched a 3-2 win for Sunderland over Chelsea as the Black Cats moved out of the Premier League relegation zone on Saturday.
Arsenal remain on course for a 20th consecutive top-four Premier League finish, but Arsene Wenger's men had to settle for a 0-0 draw at relegation-threatened Sunderland on Sunday.
David de Gea's cruel 82nd-minute own goal condemned Louis van Gaal's Manchester United to a 2-1 defeat at struggling Sunderland on Saturday that compromised their hopes of Champions League.
Sunderland managed to get an early lead against favourites Manchester United at the Stadium of Light, but Anthony Martial put things back on even terms with a deft chip in the 39th minute.
Manchester United have named an unchanged side for their away trip to Sam Allardyce's Sunderland, who have sacked star winger Adam Johnson due to the child sexual assault charges on him.
Manchester United are gearing up to get their challenge for Champions League qualification up and running again, as they visit what was a happy hunting ground for them in the past, the Stadium of Light.
Jermain Defoe capped a dramatic Sunderland fightback as the Premier League strugglers recovered from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Liverpool on Saturday.