Who is Paul Pogba?
Paul Labile Pogba aka Paul Pogba is a French professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Manchester United and the France national team. He operates primarily as a central midfielder, but can also be deployed as a left-winger, attacking midfielder, defensive midfielder, and deep-lying playmaker.
|Full name||Paul Labile Pogba|
|Date of birth||15 March 1993 (age 29)|
|Place of birth||Lagny-sur-Marne, France|
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Net Worth||$250 million|
|Wife||María Zulay Salaues|
Paul Pogba to Leave Manchester United In the Summer
“The club can announce that Paul Pogba will leave Manchester United at the end of June, upon the expiry of his contract,”
Pogba left United for Juventus on a free transfer in 2012 before being lured back by manager Jose Mourinho, who paid a then world-record fee of 89 million pounds ($111.96 million) for him.
Paul Pogba Biography, Wikipedia
Pogba was born 15 March 1993 in Lagny-sur-Marne, Seine-et-Marne, to Guinean parents. He is a Muslim. He has two older brothers who are twins – Florentin and Mathias – born in Guinea, who are also footballers and play for the Guinean national team. Florentin currently plays as a defender for FC Sochaux-Montbéliard, while Mathias plays as a forward for ASM Belfort. Growing up, Pogba was a fan of Arsenal.
Pogba joined the youth team of Ligue 1 side Le Havre in 2007, before a protracted transfer brought him to Manchester United two years later. After beginning his senior career with Manchester United two years later, limited appearances persuaded him to depart to join Italian side Juventus on a free transfer in 2012, where he helped the club to four consecutive Serie A titles, as well as two Coppa Italia and two Supercoppa Italiana titles. During his time in Italy, Pogba further established himself as one of the most promising young players in the world and received the Golden Boy award in 2013, followed by the Bravo Award in 2014.
Pogba’s performances at Juventus led to him returning to Manchester United in 2016 for a then-world record transfer fee of €105 million (£89.3 million). The fee was the highest paid by an English club until 2021. In his first season back, he won the League Cup and the Europa League. In the 2018–19 season, he was named in the PFA Team of the Year.
Paul Pogba Career
Pogba began his football career at the age of six playing for US Roissy-en-Brie, a few miles south of his hometown. He spent seven seasons at the club before joining US Torcy, where he served as captain of the club’s under-13 team. On 31 July 2009, Pogba announced that he was departing Le Havre to join the youth academy of Manchester United in England.
On 19 February 2011, Pogba was one of four academy players promoted to the first-team squad by manager Alex Ferguson ahead of Manchester United’s FA Cup fifth round match against Crawley Town, for which he was assigned the number 42 shirt.
Ahead of the start of the 2011–12 season, Ferguson confirmed that Pogba would feature with the senior team during the season. Pogba made his Premier League debut against Stoke City on 31 January 2012, replacing Javier Hernández in the 72nd minute. He made another substitute appearance against West Bromwich Albion on 11 March. On 3 July 2012, Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson confirmed that Pogba had left the club after not signing a new contract. Ferguson stated that Pogba had signed for Italian club Juventus “a long time ago as far as we’re aware.
On 8 August 2016, Pogba returned to former club, Manchester United, on a five-year contract for a then-record for highest football transfer fee at €105 million (£89.3 million) plus bonuses of €5 million, surpassing the former record holder Gareth Bale. Paul Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola, received a reported €27 million from Juventus when he re-joined Manchester United. On 1 June 2022, Manchester United announced the Pogba would leave the club following the expiration of his contract.
Pogba began his international career for France with the national youth football team and earned caps at all levels for which he was eligible. Prior to his international debut, Pogba was named captain of the under-16 team by coach Guy Ferrier.
On 22 March 2013, Pogba made his debut for the French senior team in a 2014 World Cup qualifier against Georgia. In May 2016, Pogba was named by national side manager Didier Deschamps to France’s 23-man squad for UEFA Euro 2016, to be played on home soil.
On 17 May 2018, Pogba was named in the France squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. In the 59th minute of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Final, Pogba extended France’s lead over Croatia to 3–1 with a strike from the edge of the penalty area after his initial shot had been blocked. France eventually won the World Cup by a score of 4–2.
Paul Pogba Pesonal Life
Pogba has a sponsorship deal with sportswear and equipment supplier Adidas. He appeared in an Adidas 2018 World Cup commercial along with other players in the Adidas stable, including David Beckham, Lionel Messi and Mohamed Salah, as well as American singer Pharrell Williams.
Appearing in EA Sports’ FIFA video game series, Pogba’s goal celebration, ‘the Dab’, was first featured in FIFA 17. Pogba, with his brothers Florentin and Mathias, attended the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards in London, where Paul and English actress Natalie Dormer presented the “Best Song” award to Canadian singer Shawn Mendes.
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How much is Paul Pogba Net Worth?
Paul Pogba has around $250 million of Net Worth.
How old is Paul Pogba?
Paul Pogba is 29 years old.
Does Paul Pogba have a kid?
Yes, Paul Pogba has a son.
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