Paul Pogba, who sat on the bench for the last 2 matches, has now returned to the 1st team for Champions League Clash of Manchester United with Valencia to be held on Wednesday. Jose Mourinho, the coach dropped the winner of France World Cup for a 2-2 draw of United against Arsenal before he was left out on the bench for a 4-1 victory over the Fulham. Pogba wasn’t looked much comfortable while watching from the stands of Old Trafford as Jose opted not to bring him even for a small run-out on the weekend.
In order to shuffle the team for the Champions League, Jose returned Paul to the first playing XI in the match against Valencia, and all the people kept their eyes on Pogba, the midfielder who was lined up adjacent to Fred, who himself hasn’t been supported in last weeks. Continue reading
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has confirmed that French midfielder Paul Pogba will be making his injury comeback alongside the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo in the festive fixtures this weekend. The France international has missed the last 12 outings for United with a hamstring injury sustained during the 3-0 Champions League triumph over Basel in September.
Speaking to MUTV, Mourinho was relieved to have the midfielder back in his ranks, he said: “[With] Paul, now I can speak because he’s back. I didn’t like to speak while he was injured, but you can clearly see Manchester United this season before Paul’s injury and after Paul’s injury. There are qualities in our football, there are qualities that influence our approach in matches with Pogba and without Pogba – it’s as simple as that.” Continue reading