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).

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

Mourinho makes big statement on Paul Pogba's injury all Man Utd fans will want to know
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
Nemanja Matic trains alongside Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku for the first time (photos)

Nemanja Matic trains alongside Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku for the first time (photos)

Nemanja Matic trained with his new Manchester United team-mates for the first time after his arrival from rivals Chelsea in a £40million on Monday evening.

Nemanja Matic trains alongside Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku for the first time (photos)
5 Manchester United players fans expect to become leaders next season

5 Manchester United players fans expect to become leaders next season

Jose Mourinho has spent big this summer to supplement his expensive squad and there are still some players who will be of more importance than others.

5 Manchester United players fans expect to become leaders next season
Paul Pogba names the only African superstar Manchester United should sign (photo)

Paul Pogba names the only African superstar Manchester United should sign (photo)

Frenchman Paul Pogba has urged his club Manchester United to sign PSG and Ivorian defender Serge Aurier who has signified his intention to leave France.

Paul Pogba names the only African superstar Manchester United should sign (photo)
Pogba celebrates Lukaku's move to Man Utd in remarkable style in America (photos, video)

Pogba celebrates Lukaku's move to Man Utd in remarkable style in America (photos, video)

Pogba is in joyous mood and he has taken on social media to celebrate the mega million move of Belgian international soccer star Romelu Lukaku to Man Utd.

Pogba celebrates Lukaku's move to Man Utd in remarkable style in America (photos, video)
Paul Pogba has announced he will no longer be 'dabbing', reveals its replacement

Paul Pogba has announced he will no longer be 'dabbing', reveals its replacement

Manchester United and France midfielder Paul Pogba has explained in a recent interview that his Dabbing days are done and dusted with a move move to be used.

Paul Pogba has announced he will no longer be 'dabbing', reveals its replacement
Manchester United star Paul Pogba reveals who his girlfriend is

Manchester United star Paul Pogba reveals who his girlfriend is

Manchester United midfielder and self-styled journalist tormentor Paul Pogba has claimed that his mother is like his girlfriend in a revealing interview.

Manchester United star Paul Pogba reveals who his girlfriend is
Paul Pogba reveals his major fear as a Muslim

Paul Pogba reveals his major fear as a Muslim

Manchester United superstar Paul Pogba has claimed living in England as a muslim is hard following the recent terror attack in Manchester, NAIJ.com reports.

Paul Pogba reveals his major fear as a Muslim
Real Madrid president makes fun of Manchester United for paying a world record fee for Paul Pogba

Real Madrid president makes fun of Manchester United for paying a world record fee for Paul Pogba

Florentino Perez has cast doubts on a swoop for Kylian Mbappe – aiming a jibe at Manchester United's record signing of Paul Pogba last summer in the process.

Real Madrid president makes fun of Manchester United for paying a world record fee for Paul Pogba
You would not believe what Pogba did before scoring THIS amazing goal

You would not believe what Pogba did before scoring THIS amazing goal

Manchester United star Paul Pogba took his dab to a whole new level when he performed the move after scoring an amazing goal in an intriguing charity match.

You would not believe what Pogba did before scoring THIS amazing goal
Paul Pogba ventures into music, features in music video with popular US rapper

Paul Pogba ventures into music, features in music video with popular US rapper

US rap artist Desiigner featured Manchester United Paul Pogba in the music video for his latest single 'outlet'. Pogba is seen wearing the new 2017/18 away kit.

Paul Pogba ventures into music, features in music video with popular US rapper
OMG! SEE the forbidden place Paul Pogba went to after leaving Mecca (photos)

OMG! SEE the forbidden place Paul Pogba went to after leaving Mecca (photos)

In May 2017, Manchester United star Pogba who is the most expensive player in the world visited Mecca to mark the start of Ramadan where he enjoyed nice stay.

OMG! SEE the forbidden place Paul Pogba went to after leaving Mecca (photos)
HAAA! SEE where Paul Pogba has taken his DAB style to (photos)

HAAA! SEE where Paul Pogba has taken his DAB style to (photos)

Manchester United star Paul Pogba has taken his dab to whole different level as he enjoys his summer holiday in the far east as he was spotted dabbing in China.

HAAA! SEE where Paul Pogba has taken his DAB style to (photos)
Fresh boy! Manchester United star Paul Pogba shows off new Chinese inspired haircut (photos)

Fresh boy! Manchester United star Paul Pogba shows off new Chinese inspired haircut (photos)

France star Paul Pogba hit his fans with a brand new haircut and this time it is Chinese inspired but the Manchester United star has stuck with French colours.

Fresh boy! Manchester United star Paul Pogba shows off new Chinese inspired haircut (photos)
Ramadan! While observing his fast, Paul Pogba teaches locals how to dab at Mecca (video)

Ramadan! While observing his fast, Paul Pogba teaches locals how to dab at Mecca (video)

Frenchman Paul Pogba is using the social media to document his trip to Saudi Arabia where he is performing the Umrah, a pilgrimage to mark the start Ramadan.

Ramadan! While observing his fast, Paul Pogba teaches locals how to dab at Mecca (video)
Best Muslim football player in the world: Paul Pogba

Best Muslim football player in the world: Paul Pogba

★ IS PAUL POGBA A MUSLIM? ★ What is his religion? Do footballers comply with fasting during Ramadan despite the influence on their physical indicators?

Best Muslim football player in the world: Paul Pogba
Paul Pogba travels to Mecca to mark Ramadan, calls it 'most beautiful thing I've seen in my life

Paul Pogba travels to Mecca to mark Ramadan, calls it 'most beautiful thing I've seen in my life

Manchester United star Paul Pogba has been sighted in Mecca, Islam's holiest city, on the lesser known pilgrimage of Umrah as he marks the start of Ramadan.

Paul Pogba travels to Mecca to mark Ramadan, calls it 'most beautiful thing I've seen in my life
Checkout how Europa League winner Paul Pogba marked the start of the Ramadan (photos)

Checkout how Europa League winner Paul Pogba marked the start of the Ramadan (photos)

Man United's Paul Pogba has flown to Saudi Arabia to mark the start of the Muslim holy month Ramadan just three days after lifting the Europa League trophy.

Checkout how Europa League winner Paul Pogba marked the start of the Ramadan (photos)
See what Man Utd stars were caught doing on flight after winning the Europa League (photos)

See what Man Utd stars were caught doing on flight after winning the Europa League (photos)

It was a remarkable success for the Red Devils as they won the Europa League title for the first time in their history beating Dutch side Ajax in the final.

See what Man Utd stars were caught doing on flight after winning the Europa League (photos)
Pogba scores as Man Utd hammer Ajax to win Europa League title, cruise to UEFA Champions League

Pogba scores as Man Utd hammer Ajax to win Europa League title, cruise to UEFA Champions League

Manchester United have won the 2016/2017 Europa League title after beating strong Dutch side Ajax 2-0 on Wednesday night, May 24, 2017 in Stockholm.

Pogba scores as Man Utd hammer Ajax to win Europa League title, cruise to UEFA Champions League
Pogba posts touching farewell message to late dad (photos, video)

Pogba posts touching farewell message to late dad (photos, video)

Paul Pogba has posted an emotional tribute following the death of his late father Fassou Antoine who died on May 12, 2017 after a long-term illness.

Pogba posts touching farewell message to late dad (photos, video)
Europe's best XI features just 1 Premier League player, 4 Bayern Munich stars

Europe's best XI features just 1 Premier League player, 4 Bayern Munich stars

Paul Pogba has endured an indifferent first season back at Manchester United following his £89million move from Juventus last summer.

Europe's best XI features just 1 Premier League player, 4 Bayern Munich stars
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