Juventus were willing to offload Paul Pogba to Atalanta 12 months ago, it has been revealed.Tuttosport says barely six months into his Juve career, Pogba was being offered to Atalanta on-loan.

Atalanta were happy to take the former Manchester United midfielder off Juve's hands, but it was only the 'iron will' of Pogba not to be palmed off that saw him remain in Turin.

The French youngster made 2013 his year - winning the 'Golden Boy' last month.

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