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Gary Neville reacts to Paul Pogba's 'weird' penalty

12 August, 2018, 09:26 | Author: Heidi Alvarez
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Anthony Martial was left on the bench in Manchester United's Premier League opener at Old Trafford, with the Red Devils forced into using other options.

The Frenchman, who had been linked with a possible transfer window move to Barcelona, said he remained hungry for more success. However, Jose Mourinho, who also publicly criticised Pogba last season, said the midfielder "started average and ended top" and suggested he would struggle to sustain the same level of concentration over an entire league season.

"Ever since he had been asking me to take him to see United and Paul Pogba".

I had my plans, and I had my plans for many months, and I find myself in the beginning of the Premier League with the market closed, and I'm in a situation that I thought was not going to be the situation I would be in.

Just 26 days after lifting the World Cup with France, the 25-year-old scored an early penalty and dominated the midfield before being replaced after 84 minutes.

Pogba was pushed on his response and said that "if you're not happy, you can not give your best" when asked about what represents happiness and comfort for him.

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That's not surprising, because I know from experience that everyone is a bit rusty for the first game back. This was backed up by the fact Pogba was made captain for the match last night.


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"There are things and there are things that I can not say otherwise I will get fined", Pogba said before walking off.

"[United] is a different team, obviously".

Paul Pogba has posted a cryptic message on social media after helping Manchester United to a 2-1 win over Leicester saying he will always give his best "no matter what is going on".

"I still enjoying playing football, I still love football and I still give my best with the team, for the team".

"If he upsets too many players because of his way then ultimately he will lose his job because the players, more often than not, win". "Like I always say, I always give my best for the fans, for my team-mates, for the people that trust me". "We have to wait until the end of November to understand if we can fight for the title".

De Gea made a huge stop in the first half on James Maddison, denying the young player in the box with this save. [Shaw's] game was very complete, even if I forget the goal, of course an important goal for us, but the performance was very complete.

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