Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Scholes Tells Struggling Pogba to Keep Things Simple

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Scholes Tells Struggling Pogba to Keep Things Simple

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PAUL Scholes said Paul Pogba was 'all over the place' during United's Europa League defeat to Feyenoord and advised the midfielder to 'keep it simple'.

After an erratic performance in the Manchester derby Pogba struggled again in Rotterdam. The France international was vibrant on his full debut against Southampton last month but Pogba currently appears to be trying too hard to justify his world record Pounds 89m fee.

Scholes and Pogba embraced before kick-off at pitchside and, while the United legend believes 'it will happen' for the 23-year- old, he feels Pogba needs a fixed position in Jose Mourinho's side.

"It's been a little bit of a struggle for him so far," Scholes said on BT Sport. "It's still very early days, I don't really know what position he's playing in, watching him up there [in the stands], I'm trying to find, has he got a position? …

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