Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Pogba Asks Fans to Be Patient with Him

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Pogba Asks Fans to Be Patient with Him

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For all the latest United news, log on to our live daily blog manchestereveningnews.co.uk PAUL Pogba has revealed Zlatan Ibrahimovic is his 'big brother' in the United dressing room.

Pogba became the most expensive footballer in the game's history when he re-joined United for Pounds 89m from Juventus in August, however, he has experienced a mixed start.

The 23-year-old performed enterprisingly on his second debut against Southampton and was influential against Leicester, yet he has struggled to effect a number of games and missed three gilt- edged chances in the recent infuriating Premier League draw with Stoke.

Pogba and Ibrahimovic were United's two biggest signings of the summer and the 35-year-old Swede - who joked to Pogba he would make him 'famous' - has mentored the France international.

"Jose Mourinho is a great coach, it's a good thing for me," Pogba told a French television station. …

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