Manchester United and Paul Pogba, it’s officially over. Yesterday, shortly after 1 p.m., the English club has finally announced the departure of the French midfielderwhose contract expires this month. “Everyone at the club would like to congratulate Paul on his successful career and thank him for his contribution to Manchester United. We wish him all the best for the next stages of a remarkable journey. »
For his part, the former Havrais did not miss the opportunity to do the same his farewell to the British giant via social media. “I feel privileged to have played for this club. Lots of great moments and fond memories, but most of all unconditional fan support. Thanks Manchester United. » A free start that doesn’t seem to trigger a huge wave of regrets on the Old Trafford side.
“The final insult”
Indeed, the three-time world champion has never been able to excite Red Devils fans since returning to the cradle in 2016. Often injured and too erratic, Pogba has mostly angered English consultants and symbolized this very disappointing MU despite a plethora of fat-paid stars. Unless you’re in a hurry, the Lagny-sur-Marne native is leaving England fairly quickly as he is expected on the Turin side.
But in the meantime, the Frenchman is offering himself one last controversy across the English Channel. The Times reveals that the player will receive a “loyalty” bonus of € 4.4 million! “The final insult”adds the Daily Mail which recalls that the Frenchman cost a total of around € 256.5 million to Manchester United (transfer, salary, bonus included) for a Europa League and a Carabao Cup won in six years…