But the Italian admits things have now changed with the midfielder and United manager Jose Mourinho "mending" their relationship.
Raiola, insists things are back on track between player and coach.
"He [Pogba] has mended his relationship with Mourinho," Raiola told Rai Sport.
"He is more serene because he feels important in Manchester. Even if Turin has remained in his heart."
Pogba didn't train on Friday ahead of the Manchester derby due to a slight injury.
The World Cup winner trained indoors on Friday away from the rest of the squad but is still expected to be passed fit.