Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Lloris: Pogba Can Be a True Leader

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Lloris: Pogba Can Be a True Leader

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FRANCE goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has hailed United's Paul Pogba as a 'true leader' who can rise to the occasion in the World Cup's latter rounds.

Les Bleus have advanced to the quarter-finals, with 25-year-old Pogba having impressed for his country after two up-and-down seasons at Old Trafford.

Lloris has been impressed by Pogba's development and, speaking ahead of their clash with Uruguay today, the Tottenham stopper believes the midfielder can prove himself for his country on the global stage.

"I think he's maturing, he's growing," Lloris said. "He's accumulating experience, be it with Manchester United, Juventus - now he's lining up more seasons, more caps. He's starting to grow in the lockerroom also and that is a good thing. He's a true leader.

"He's a very ambitious player. …

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