‘Why Man Utd should build their team around Pogba’ – Peter Crouch

Paul Pogba’s future continues to divide Manchester United fans, but Peter Crouch thinks the club should “build a team” around the France midfielder. Crouch joined Danny Murphy on Match of the Day 2 on Sunday to analyse Pogba’s return to action after almost three months out with an ankle injury. United slumped to a disappointing defeat against the Premier League’s bottom side but Pogba, 26, impressed when he came off the bench for the final 26 minutes, when his side were already 2-0 down. Here Crouch explains what Pogba brings…

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Paul Pogba: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Man Utd midfielder ‘not being sold in January’

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Paul Pogba “is not being sold in January” and also denied he was meeting Red Bull Salzburg striker Erling Haaland on Friday. Midfielder Pogba’s return from injury has been delayed by illness, and he is unlikely to play at Watford on Sunday. Meanwhile, reports on Friday claimed Haaland had flown from Stavanger in Norway to Manchester with his father. But Solskjaer said the 19-year-old was “on a Christmas holiday”. “I don’t think he is en route here,” said the 46-year-old of a player…

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Paul Pogba: Man Utd midfielder’s return from injury hit by illness

Paul Pogba’s Manchester United comeback is set to be delayed after he missed two days’ training because of illness. The France midfielder was expected to return to training this week after recovering from the ankle injury that has kept him out since September. Pogba attended his brother’s wedding in France on Friday, but needed a check-up with United’s doctor on Saturday. His symptoms worsened on Sunday. “He’s been struck down ill,” United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said. “He’s been off two days, which is not beneficial. It’s probably set him…

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