United insisted on Monday night that Pogba is not for sale and they are believed to have rejected an opening offer from Barcelona of £44.6million plus two players - Yerry Mina and Andre Gomes.
Mourinho has taken plenty of heat for not putting Pogba in a position to succeed at Manchester United, and some have even theorized that if things don't change, Woodward will be tasked with picking one or the other.
Pogba has been linked with a move away from Old Trafford this whole season and has publicly stated his admiration for the La Liga champions Barcelona.
Pogba is contracted to Manchester United for another three years.
Thoughts on Barcelona's cash plus players offer for Paul Pogba?
There have been concerns for some time that Pogba has been distracted by his commitments off the pitch and a growing entourage.
"I don't think it's about us getting the best out of him", Mourinho told ESPN FC.
World Cup-winning Pogba is back at Carrington after he was allowed an extended break following the tournament in Russian Federation.
'The players are in a closed camp, isolated from the external world, from commercial compromises, and every possible influence'.
Italian newspaper, TuttoSport reports that Juventus are ready to beat Barcelona for Pogba's signature by including Pjanic.
Sources close to the player confirmed they were accurate, but the chances of United allowing him to leave Old Trafford two years into a five-year deal always seemed unlikely.
United are expecting a busy few days before the 5pm transfer deadline on Thursday. There is also no indication at this stage that Pogba is willing to agitate for a transfer.
And news broke earlier today that Untied were also in contact with Bayern Munich over Jerome Boateng.
Pogba has been linked with the Catalan giants throughout the summer and it was reported yesterday that United had turned down a cash-plus-players bid for the France worldwide. "It's about him giving the best he has to give".