Date published: Saturday 3rd August 2019 two:03
Paul Pogba has reportedly shocked group-mates and club officials by failing to turn up for a flight to travel to Manchester United’s final pre-season friendly against AC Milan.
3 years on from returning to Old Trafford for what was a planet-record charge of £89million, the 26-year-old’s future remains beneath scrutiny.
The France Globe Cup winner admitted more than the summer season that he was open to “a new challenge someplace else” – an admission compounded by his outspoken agent Mino Raiola’s public statements.
But Pogba has knuckled down and impressed in the course of United‘s tour of Australia and Asia, and speculation that he could move to Actual Madrid seems to have died down.
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Nonetheless, the Each day Mail claims that Pogba ‘has created a fresh try to force a move to Actual Madrid’ immediately after failing ‘to turn up for the group flight’ to Cardiff, exactly where United play Milan on Saturday.
He was integrated in the travelling celebration for the trip to South Wales and the official explanation for him missing the flight is due to the fact he ‘aggravated a back injury suffered in training’.
The Each day Mail is possessing none of that, although, and they add that it ‘appears that he is nonetheless seeking to force his way out of Old Trafford 12 months immediately after his move to Barcelona was blocked by United chief Ed Woodward’.
Pogba’s absence also came ‘as a surprise to group-mates and club officials’.
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