Manchester United players Paul Pogba and Victor Lindelof have excelled for their respective countries at Euro 2020 after the first set of games in their group. In addition to Lindelof, Paul Pogba too has won the best player award at an Euro 2020 tournament.
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba was back to his best in the colours of world champions France in their friendly win over Bulgaria on Tuesday night. In their final warm-up match before their Euro 2020 campaign begin, France thrashed Bulgaria 3-0 and Paul Pogba was one of their best players.
Manchester United will play the Europa League final in Gdansk, Poland after they were able to see off Italian Serie A club AS Roma completely in the semi-finals. Over the two legs, Manchester United were the better side and they deserved to go through to play Villarreal in the final.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer provided an injury update on French midfielder Paul Pogba in a chat with MUTV after the Europa League win over Granada on Thursday night. Paul Pogba was one of three key players that had to leave the game due to injury.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer provided an update on the injury to Paul Pogba in his pre-match press conference last week as he pointed out that the Frenchman still need a few weeks before he returns to action. Paul Pogba has been missing in action for the Red Devils since he sustained a thigh injury during the Premier League game between his team and Everton at Old Trafford last month. Paul Pogba has missed the last six games for Manchester United as a result of the aforementioned thigh injury. The Frenchman won’t be back until after the March international break as confirmed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in his pre-match press conference on Friday ahead of the league outing between hosts Chelsea and Manchester United. Without Paul Pogba, Manchester United were not able to beat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Sunday as the two teams played out a goalless draw. The talking point of the dull game came in the first half when Chelsea player Callum Hudson-Odoi was lucky not to concede a penalty when he handled the ball in the Blues box.
Following the delicious form he has been in recently, Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba was rewarded for his sublime performances after being named the club’s player of the month for January. The French Midfielder has been in such an eccentric form for the Red Devils since the turn of the year and eventually won the gong after receiving as much as 55% of the entire votes.
Juventus have had their approach for Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba rejected as the Italians try to re-sign the French World Cup winner this summer. Paul Pogba was formerly on the payroll of the Old Lady before he moved back to England to play for Manchester United. The rebuffed approach for Paul Pogba from Juventus was revealed by the Daily Mirror. It was revealed that Manchester United are keen on a swap deal that would see Paul Pogba leave the club but they were not happy with the player suggestion from Juventus.
It was revealed that Juventus offered Welshman Aaron Ramsey in a swap deal for Paul Pogba but it was turned down by the Red Devils, who have no interest in the ex-Arsenal midfielder. Manchester United had previously been interested in Aaron Ramsey but it seems like that ship has sailed. Juventus also offered Brazilian winger Douglas Costa whose presently on a season-long loan deal at Champions League holders Bayern Munich and the Old Lady met the same response of no interest from Manchester United. Just like Aaron Ramsey, the English club had previously been linked with a move for Douglas Costa.
According to Manchester United manager Olé Gunnar Solskjær, French midfielder Paul Pogba is not trying to force his way out of Old Trafford but is instead focused on helping the club’s fortunes.
The midfielder has been ensuring a torrid run of form over the past months and has come under different forms of criticism both from fans, pundits, and ex-players. According to some fans, Pogba is going at length to fake injuries just so he misses games deliberately and not feature for the club.
Former Liverpool star Danny Murphy believes Donny van de Beek has been signed as a long-term r replacement for Paul Pogba at Manchester United. The Dutchman has been the club’s only major signing of the summer transfer window and he is expected to improve the creativity going forward, given he is a box-to-box midfielder by trade.
Writing in his Daily Mail column, Murphy highlighted that Van de Beek is not a defensive midfielder and the Red Devils are unlikely to play him alongside Pogba and Bruno Fernandes in the same team. He added that the club may be looking into the future with Pogba’s contract effectively expiring in June 2022.
As per the recent reports,Paul Pogba is interested in signing a new deal with the Manchester United extending his stay for another five years. The player has been doing great since the return of Premier League under the guidance of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. At the beginning of the current season, he was looking forward to leaving to Juventus or Real Madrid but with the injury on the way, he has been confined to the sidelines.