Blaise Matuidi and N’Golo Kante must have “15 lungs” due to their boundless energy, says France team-mate Paul Pogba. Paul Pogba says fellow France midfielders N’Golo Kante and Blaise Matuidi must have “15 lungs” because of the ground they have covered at the World Cup. Kante and Matuidi impressed as France beat Peru 1-0 to
Paul Pogba claimed he is the most criticised player on the planet, despite two key contributions in France’s unconvincing 2-1 win over Australia at the World Cup. The Manchester United midfielder played in Antoine Griezmann for the forward to win a penalty for France’s opening goal, before later seeing his deflected shot go in via
Paul Pogba has hit out at suggestions he could leave Manchester United for a return to Juventus. Paulo Dybala said earlier this month he was “very happy” after hearing rumours of a possible Serie A return for the France international. Pogba has previously insisted there has not been a breakdown in his relationship with United
Paul Pogba should be on the bench for France at the World Cup because he cannot be trusted in central midfield, according to Graeme Souness. The Sky Sports pundit believes Didier Deschamps will struggle to find a system to get the best out of the Manchester United midfielder in Russia this summer. Pogba increasingly found
Paul Pogba is almost certain to start France’s World Cup opener against Australia while Olivier Giroud will also be available, Didier Deschamps has confirmed. Debate has raged over whether Pogba merits a place in midfield, with the Manchester United man failing to convince in recent matches. He was jeered by his own fans during the
Arguing he’s had success before while maintaining a similar flair, the Manchester United midfielder has dismissed the calls of pundits. Paul Pogba has hit back at critics who have questioned his style of play and off the field actions, arguing it would be no different than slamming Lionel Messi for “walking” on the pitch. The
Paul Pogba might lose his starting place at the World Cup. French supporters have turned on the midfielder and manager Didier Deschamps is still to decide whether he can be trusted to perform on a consistent basis. Pogba started in Friday’s 3-1 win over Italy but failed to influence the game, even though he played
The midfielder’s former Manchester United team-mate is looking for the player with unquestionable talent to show what he is capable of on a World Cup stage Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is a “showman” looking for a World Cup stage to put him on a par with Zinedine Zidane and Michel Platini, says Rio Ferdinand.
Even though France got a 3-1 win over Italy, Paul Pogba had a quiet game but was defended by Les Bleus coach Didier Deschamps. Didier Deschamps told France supporters to lower their expectations after Paul Pogba was whistled during last night’s 3-1 friendly defeat of Italy. Although strikes from Samuel Umtiti, Antoine Griezmann and Ousmane
The £89 million midfielder has been told that he needs to step up as he is “no longer a young player” for France at World Cup 2018 this summer Paul Pogba has been urged to step up as “a leader” by France team-mate Hugo Lloris, with the Manchester United midfielder “no longer a young player”.