25-year-old was a key player for the French national team during the football world cup in Russia in the summer of 2018, but was outside in the cold at the tail end of Jose Mourinhos treneropphold in Manchester United.
He received neither the playing time against Fulham or Liverpool in mid-December, but has played out hot in the jersey after Ole Gunnar Solskjær was appointed as the interim United coach 19. December.
- Before Solskjær came, I was in the shade, on the bench. And I accepted it, " says midtbanespilleren who has scored four goals after Solskjær took over the job.
In addition, he has listed out four assists and played a key role for United in the last six matches with Solskjær as the leader, which all have ended with the victory.
- It is a pleasure to play again. Now I smile all the time, says Pogba, according to, among other things, the Evening Standard.
Several English media has now Solskjær as the favorite to take over on a permanent basis. Pogba is very satisfied with the job the Norwegian has made the first couple of month as chief.
- He does a great job. He knows klubbmentaliteten from the time he was here as a player. Now he has come back and helped us.