The pitches are getting a little further away for Paul Pogba. Injured for a long time last season, the 30-year-old player has barely returned to the Serie A pitches, after his hamstring discomfort, the latest injury to date. The Turin player had played around twenty minutes twice at the start of the season with Juve.
Returning little by little, Paul Pogba could be sidelined for a while. The French international (91 caps, 11 goals) tested positive for testosterone on August 20, after a match against Udinese. Since then, the former Manchester United midfielder has been provisionally suspended and faces four years of suspension.
In a statement obtained by Le Figaro, Rafaela Pimenta, lawyer and agent of the player, defends the Frenchman. “We are waiting for the counter-analyses and we cannot have an opinion before the results. What is certain is that Paul Pogba never wanted to break a rule.