Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are wondering what has happened to their prodigal son Paul Pogba in recent weeks.
The Frenchman has been back at Old Trafford for his second stint at the club for 18 months now, and many of our fans still feel like he’s not reached the heights he did at Juventus.
This could be down to a lot of different factors. One is playing in the wrong position, not something you can blame him all too much for. Jose Mourinho has used Pogba as a deep-lying playmaker alongside Nemanja Matic, a berth in which he so clearly struggles in. Many in the bar think that by giving Pogba defensive duties, it holds him back from what he can bring to the team in terms of going forward.
With all that being said in recent weeks, the unhappiness and lack of form are going hand-in-hand as he’s been hauled off twice and dropped in a matter of three weeks.
Our landlord feels like it’s time Pogba moved on if he is still unhappy at the end of the season, and here are his TWO replacements that Mourinho should look to drafting in…