Sky Italia claimed that the Red Devils rebuffed an offer of £45million with centre-back Yerry Mina and midfielder Andre Gomes also included.
However, while Valverde admitted he is an admirer of Pogba, he was careful not to add fuel to the fire regarding the former Juventus man's United sutuation.
The 25-year-old has struggled to recreate the performances of his four-year Juventus stay since a then-world record £89m move from Serie A back to United in the summer of 2016.
The Sun says Raiola was last night trying to secure a move away from Old Trafford as he held talks with the club.
Paul Pogba is becoming unsettled at Manchester United after feeling manager Jose Mourinho unfairly criticised him this summer, sources told ESPN FC.
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"I think the World Cup is the ideal habitat for a player like him to give [their] best", Mourinho said.
'I don't think it's about us getting the best out of him, it's about him giving the best he has to give, ' said Mourinho last month.
He was a regular in Mourinho's midfield, making 37 appearances in all competitions, and was impressive in the win over Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium in April, scoring twice as United came back from 2-0 down to win 3-2.
'The players are in a closed camp, isolated from the external world, from commercial compromises, and every possible influence'.
He goes on to report that United do not want to sell the "important" player as they see him as the franchise of the club.
In theory, Barcelona would have until the end of the month to sign Pogba before the transfer window closes in Spain.