Our Manchester United fans here in the Transfer Tavern are wondering what has happened to their returning star Paul Pogba in recent weeks.
Pogba has been given the curly finger twice against Spurs and Newcastle in recent weeks and was dropped for the Huddersfield game in between. It’s hard for our regulars to get in their head that a £89m player is not setting the team alight and he’s certainly coming under some harsh criticism of late.
Although Pogba isn’t playing in his favoured left side of the attacking trio position, his overall play has somewhat declined. Indeed, it doesn’t seem as if he has a natural home and his relationship with Mourinho of late may look somewhat frosty after his dip in form.
If Pogba is going to be the catalyst for change at Old Trafford, then he needs to seriously up his game because at the moment youth academy graduates and retiring footballers are getting the nod ahead of him. With that in mind, our landlord thinks it’s time to possibly sell the Frenchman and he gives TWO reasons why…