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Mourinho admits he's confused by Pogba, situation doesn't look good

Mourinho admits he's confused by Pogba, situation doesn't look good

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Jose Mourinho has claimed that he doesn’t know why Paul Pogba missed Manchester United’s clash with Huddersfield on Saturday evening. The 55-year-old, in response to rumours suggesting his relationship with Pogba had soured, made it clear that the Frenchman would start against David Wagner’s men. But on the morning of the game it was revealed that Man United’s £89m man would miss the game with illness, with Ethan Hamilton coming into the squad and Scott McTominay taking his place in the starting XI. Speaking after the game, Mourinho insisted that Pogba was fine yesterday and noted he didn’t know what had changed by the morning. Jose Mourinho says "we have to wait to see what is going on" with Paul Pogba. "I have not seen him. Yesterday he
Manchester United midfield legend has his say on Paul Pogba situation

Manchester United midfield legend has his say on Paul Pogba situation

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The Pogba problem Manchester United’s midfield star Paul Pogba just can’t get out of the headlines at the moment and has everyone talking about him. The Frenchman has struggled in recent weeks and has been hooked off in both of his last two appearances. That comes as Jose Mourinho attempted to play the player in a defensive midfield two, which the Frenchman simply isn’t happy with. He’s seemingly made it clear to the boss that he is not comfortable in that position, mainly down to the defensive responsibilities. That has had their relationship deteriorate and it looks as though the two Man United stars are at loggerheads. Now, one man who knows his way around the Man United midfield has had his say on Pogba’s situation, Roy Keane. “If you are going to pl...
Manchester United are monitoring Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld contract situation: report

Manchester United are monitoring Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld contract situation: report

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Manchester United reportedly keeping an eye on Tottenham Hotspurs defender Toby Alderweireld as they look to bring in recruitments in the summer. Reports have claimed that Jose Mourinho is keen on bolstering his team’s defence after recent fixtures have exploited the club’s only weakness. United’s losses to Newcastle and Tottenham were frustrating and of themselves but it was more so due to some defensive errors. Against Tottenham Phil Jones was at fault, scoring an own goal whilst at Newcastle Chris Smalling was at fault after he conceded a free-kick for diving in which the Magpies capitalised on. Rumours have surfaced that Mourinho is going to move on both players and is monitoring Alderweireld just in case an opportunity reveals itself. According to the Mirror, Manche...