Paul Pogba’s brother is in police custody with 4 others as a part of an investigation into an alleged plot to extort the former Manchester United star.

Mathias Pogba went to see Paris police on Wednesday afternoon and was held for questioning, an official shut to the investigation said.

The prosecutor opened a case final month into allegations that Pogba’s brother and childhood friends had been demanding €13m from the player.

Mathias Pogba, 32, has denied the claims and his lawyer said final week he desires “more than anything else” to ease the state of affairs together with his brother.

The case got here to mild after he released a video saying he would reveal “great revelations” that will make fans and teammates look at his well-known brother in a unique mild.

He additionally promised to reveal “very important things” concerning the Paris Saint-Germain player Kylian Mbappe, as properly as questions of “integrity” relating to Pogba’s agent, Rafaela Pimenta.

Paul Pogba’s attorneys said the video was “not a surprise” and that it adopted “threats and attempts of extortion by an organised gang”.

Pogba, 29, now performs for Juventus after a disappointing spell at Manchester United.

His brother has performed in a few of European football’s decrease leagues, showing for the likes of Crawley Town and Partick Thistle.

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