Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Sou: I Wonder If Pog Treats Football as a Bit of a Joke

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Sou: I Wonder If Pog Treats Football as a Bit of a Joke

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GRAEME Souness's obsession with Paul Pogba was evident again as he found a way to criticise the United midfielder after his man-of-the-match display against Young Boys.

The 25-year-old scored twice and set up Anthony Martial for the Reds' third as Jose Mourinho's men opened their Champions League campaign in style in Switzerland.

Pogba's first strike was a splendid left-footed effort from just inside the area after he had jinked past a defender and his second came from the penalty spot shortly after.

Martial's deflected strike after the break was made possible by Pogba as the midfielder slid his fellow Frenchman in on goal after leading a slick breakaway.

You'd be forgiven for thinking three goal contributions and a man-of-thematch performance would be enough for Pogba to escape Souness' wrath. …

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