Paul Pogba

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Paul Labile Pogba (born 15 March 1993) is a French football player of Guinean origin, a central midfielder of the Premier League club Manchester United and the French national team. He is considered the most expensive player of all time because his net worth was € 105 million.

In January 2014, Pogba was included by The Guardian in the top ten most promising young footballers in Europe. In January 2016, Pogba was placed in the symbolic "team of the year" according to the UEFA version, and he is included in the 2015 FIFPro team after helping Juventus to win the championship, the Italian Cup and reach the final of the UEFA Champions League.

Paul Pogba biography and early life

Pogba was born in a commune in Lagny-sur-Marne, in the eastern suburbs of Paris. The parents of the famous football player are from Guinea. Also, Paul has two older twin brothers. By the way, they are also soccer players. The eldest of them, Florentin, plays for the French "Saint-Etienne," and the middle-brother, Mathias, is a player of "Sparta" from Rotterdam.

Paul started his football career at six years old. At that time he played in the school of the club "Roissy-en-Brie," which was a couple of miles from his hometown.

Paul Pogba career

Later scouts of the Le Havre Club noticed a promising football player, and in 2007 Pogba moved to this club. He displayed great potential in football and his performances for the youth teams of "Le Havre" attracted the attention of the leading teams in Europe. It were the English "Arsenal" and "Liverpool," as well as the Italian club "Juventus."

On October 6, 2009, the transfer of Pogba to Manchester United was agreed upon officially. For the first time, Paul played for United in the match of the youth team (under 18 years) against Kru Alexander. On July 27, 2012, Paul had medical check-ups at Juventus, and on August 3 Pogba has signed with Juventus for four-year.

August 7, 2016, official website of Manchester United reported that Paul Pogba received permission to undergo a medical examination at the club to complete his transfer from Juventus.Two days later it was announced that Pogba had signed a five-year contract with Manchester United. The amount of Paul Pogba’s transfer was 105 million euros (89 million pounds sterling), which is a world record.

Paul Pogba international career

On the world stage, Pogba represented the French national team at all levels, from the French national team to 16 years old and the national team to 20 years. In 2012, he acted as captain of the junior national team under the age of 19 at the European Championships and finished third in the tournament (2 goals in 4 games).

Paul Pogba sends powerful message to Libya after starring in Manchester United's win over Newcastle

Paul Pogba sends powerful message to Libya after starring in Manchester United's win over Newcastle

Paul Pogba sends powerful message to Libya after starring in Manchester United's win over Newcastle
Injured Paul Pogba set to make sensational return against top Premier League team

Injured Paul Pogba set to make sensational return against top Premier League team

Former world most expensive footballer Paul Pogba who has been sidelined for six weeks after picking up a hamstring injury against Basel in the Champions League

Injured Paul Pogba set to make sensational return against top Premier League team
See the video that Paul Pogba posted that signaled his quick recovery

See the video that Paul Pogba posted that signaled his quick recovery

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is back sprinting as he steps up his recovery from injury, he posted the video of him sprinting on his Instagram page

See the video that Paul Pogba posted that signaled his quick recovery
Meet the street barber all Premier League's top stars rush to have a haircut

Meet the street barber all Premier League's top stars rush to have a haircut

Meet the man who is behind Manchester United superstar Paul Pogba’s unique hairstyles. He is a self-taught high street barber based next to a kebab shop.

Meet the street barber all Premier League's top stars rush to have a haircut
Pogba doesn't enjoy playing for France, Jose Mourinho reveals

Pogba doesn't enjoy playing for France, Jose Mourinho reveals

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has revealed his star midfielder Paul Pogba doesn't like playing alongside Baise Matuidi in the French National team

Pogba doesn't enjoy playing for France, Jose Mourinho reveals
Too much money! Paul Pogba builds football pitch in his N1.4bn mansion (photos)

Too much money! Paul Pogba builds football pitch in his N1.4bn mansion (photos)

Manchester United and French midfielder Paul Pogba builds mini pitch inside multi million naira mansion in Chesire United Kingdom calls it Pogbarena .

Too much money! Paul Pogba builds football pitch in his N1.4bn mansion (photos)
Pogba, Sanchez and 5 other players missing from 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist

Pogba, Sanchez and 5 other players missing from 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist

The likes of Edin Dzeko, Dries Mertens and Mats Hummels can consider themselves lucky to be on the list there are some others who will feel robbed of a place.

Pogba, Sanchez and 5 other players missing from 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist
Paul Pogba defiles Jose Mourinho’s instructions, shows off girlfriend in adorable fashion (photos)

Paul Pogba defiles Jose Mourinho’s instructions, shows off girlfriend in adorable fashion (photos)

Manchester United record signing Paul Pogba has been spotted in Miami with the same mystery blonde he spent this summer risking backlash from Mourinho.

Paul Pogba defiles Jose Mourinho’s instructions, shows off girlfriend in adorable fashion (photos)
Jose Mourinho gives stern warning to Paul Pogba, says he might not be an automatic starter again

Jose Mourinho gives stern warning to Paul Pogba, says he might not be an automatic starter again

Manchester United do not even think about Paul Pogba and their other injured players while they are out of action, according to manager Jose Mourinho.

Jose Mourinho gives stern warning to Paul Pogba, says he might not be an automatic starter again
Jose Mourinho gives crucial injury updates on Paul Pogba, Marcus Rojo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Jose Mourinho gives crucial injury updates on Paul Pogba, Marcus Rojo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic

José Mourinho has confirmed Paul Pogba will be out of action for Manchester United for an extended period of time as he recovers from a “long-term” injury.

Jose Mourinho gives crucial injury updates on Paul Pogba, Marcus Rojo, Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Revealed! Paul Pogba's stunning new hairstyle (photos)

Revealed! Paul Pogba's stunning new hairstyle (photos)

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has unveiled a new hairstyle ahead of Manchester United's UEFA Champions League match on Wednesday which he will miss.

Revealed! Paul Pogba's stunning new hairstyle (photos)
Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar top FIFA team of the year nominees (see full list)

Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar top FIFA team of the year nominees (see full list)

A record number of 13 Real Madrid players have been nominated for long list of the FIFPro World XI, while Paul Pogba and Alexis Sanchez lead EPL nominees.

Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar top FIFA team of the year nominees (see full list)
Paul Pogba shows incredible dance skills as he gears up to make a return from injury (video)

Paul Pogba shows incredible dance skills as he gears up to make a return from injury (video)

United manager Jose Mourinho has recently explained that he do not know the day or week the former Juventus star will make a return to the Red Devils' squad.

Paul Pogba shows incredible dance skills as he gears up to make a return from injury (video)
Paul Pogba reveals the two Manchester United players he idolized while growing up

Paul Pogba reveals the two Manchester United players he idolized while growing up

Paul Pogba has named Paul Scholes and Michael Carrick as the two Manchester United players who have the greatest impact on him during his time at Old Trafford.

Paul Pogba reveals the two Manchester United players he idolized while growing up
Mourinho makes big statement on Paul Pogba's injury all Man Utd fans will want to know

Mourinho makes big statement on Paul Pogba's injury all Man Utd fans will want to know

Jose Mourinho has rubbished the reports that Frenchman Paul Pogba would be out of action for the next three months after picking up an hamstring injury.

Mourinho makes big statement on Paul Pogba's injury all Man Utd fans will want to know
Jose Mourinho reveals the severity of Paul Pogba's injury suffered against Basel

Jose Mourinho reveals the severity of Paul Pogba's injury suffered against Basel

Paul Pogba suffered a knock during his side's Champions League victory over Basel and Jose Mourinho confirms he will miss 'a few matches' with hamstring injury.

Jose Mourinho reveals the severity of Paul Pogba's injury suffered against Basel
Panic at Old Trafford as injury ruled out Manchester United star for a month, set to miss Liverpool tie (photo)

Panic at Old Trafford as injury ruled out Manchester United star for a month, set to miss Liverpool tie (photo)

Premier League side Manchester United have been hit with a severe blow following the injury of Frenchman Paul Pogba who has been ruled out for four weeks.

Panic at Old Trafford as injury ruled out Manchester United star for a month, set to miss Liverpool tie (photo)
Manchester United show pure class in one-sided victory over Basel in Champions League opener

Manchester United show pure class in one-sided victory over Basel in Champions League opener

Premier league giants Manchester United secured all 3 points in their first game of Champions League group A tie as they defeated Basel 3-0 at Old Trafford.

Manchester United show pure class in one-sided victory over Basel in Champions League opener
Manchester United superstar named Europa player of the year

Manchester United superstar named Europa player of the year

Former world most expansive footballer Paul Pogba has been named EUROPA footballer of the season 2016/2017. The Frenchman was highly influential in Manchester u

Manchester United superstar named Europa player of the year
Manchester United race to top of Premier League table after scoring 4 without reply against Swansea

Manchester United race to top of Premier League table after scoring 4 without reply against Swansea

Late goals from Romelu Lukaku, Anthony Martial and Paul Pogba helped Man United to a 4 - 0 win over Swansea City in their second league game of the season.

Manchester United race to top of Premier League table after scoring 4 without reply against Swansea
Fans criticize Paul Pogba after average performance against Real Madrid

Fans criticize Paul Pogba after average performance against Real Madrid

Real Madrid defeated Manchester United 2 - 1 in the UEFA Super Cup with Paul Pogba looking anonymous and fans took the opportunity to mock the Frenchman.

Fans criticize Paul Pogba after average performance against Real Madrid
Paul Pogba reveals how he convinced Lukaku to snub a move to Chelsea and join him at Man Utd

Paul Pogba reveals how he convinced Lukaku to snub a move to Chelsea and join him at Man Utd

Former Juventus star Paul Pogba has explained how he tempted Belgian international star Romelu Lukaku to snub Chelsea and join him at Manchester United.

Paul Pogba reveals how he convinced Lukaku to snub a move to Chelsea and join him at Man Utd
3 Man Utd players short-listed for 2016/17 Europa League Player of the Season award

3 Man Utd players short-listed for 2016/17 Europa League Player of the Season award

The three players that were short-listed for the award are Paul Pogba, Henrik Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimović who is currently out of contract with the club.

3 Man Utd players short-listed for 2016/17 Europa League Player of the Season award
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