‘Paul Pogba’s woes: Injuries, blackmail, doping’


By Enitan Abdultawab

Paul Pogba made the headlines when he returned to Juventus in 2016 on a free transfer from Manchester United, in a repeat of the transfer that happened four years earlier.

“Paul is back in Turin. He left as a boy and returns as a man and a champion, but there is one thing that has not changed – the desire to write unforgettable pages of club history together once more. Pogba is back, and we couldn’t be happier.”

This was the statement that Juventus FC released when midfielder Paul Pogba rejoined the Italian club. No doubt, the euphoria that surrounded Pogba’s move was expected. The Old Lady had snapped up the 29-year-old from Manchester United in a free transfer after just selling him for a record fee of £91 million in 2016 to the same club. It was indeed a good business.

While growing up, Pogba was a youngster who needed a platform to express his talent. He was a footballing gold gem who was not mined until 2015, when his stellar…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper