Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Sour Souey Says Pogba Looks 'Lost' in Reds Role

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Sour Souey Says Pogba Looks 'Lost' in Reds Role

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PAUL Pogba sees himself as a 'playmaker in the mould of Andrea Pirlo' but looks 'lost' in his current role at United, according to outspoken critic Graeme Souness.

The France superstar has been one of United's best players this season, scoring three times and creating eight goals, despite missing a large chunk of the autumn through injury.

Jose Mourinho has handed Pogba the captain's armband in Michael Carrick and Antonio Valencia's absence, and the 24-year-old has relished the responsibility as he finds his role in this United set-up.

Pogba particularly impressed on the left side of a three-man midfield in the 2-0 win against Everton on New Year's Day and set up both Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard in a man-of-thematch display. …

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