Pogba Future

Discussion in 'Transfer Forum' started by wolvored, Mar 20, 2019.

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Would you accept Dybala and Sandro for Pogba?

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  1. Yeah

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  2. No

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  1. Apr 10, 2019

    11101 Full Member

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    In the periods we have played good football he has risen to the top and been far and away our best player, and arguably the best player in the league. When we have been poor he has been inconsistent, sometimes being brilliant sometimes looking like he doesn't want to be there. He clearly is as good as we think he can be but he is not Maradona, he can't do it all on his own, and I can't think of another situation where a player that good is in a team as inconsistent as this one. And before you say he should be the one pushing us on, it's impossible in the modern game to be a one man midfield. It's become a game of specialists, Pogba is the creative force and he needs a controlling, defensive presence next to him, and plenty of movement ahead of him. When he has had that, he has been unstoppable.


    I do agree with you that he seems to be extremely immature and incapable of handling adversity, but i think that's probably just something that comes with the modern star footballer. The best prospects are plucked from real life in their early teens and never have to learn to handle things not going their way. I think Pogba's personality is going to increasingly be the norm.
  2. Apr 10, 2019

    Litch Full Member

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    Its funny cause reading the forums then, he certainly wasnt held in high esteem as when he left. I agree he would have been perfect for Pogba....
  3. Apr 10, 2019

    Adam-Utd Part of first caf team to complete Destiny raid

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    Luckily the club have their heads screwed on. If Pogba requests a transfer then fine we will have to accept it, but I really don't think he's desperate to leave.

    If the club can show ambition this summer and sign some proper players to help him, he will be happy. If we fail to do that and don't get close to win anything, he will leave - what player wants to stay at an average team?
  4. Apr 10, 2019

    golden_blunder Site admin. Manchester United fan Staff

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    For some reason I read the title as Poalo Futre
  5. Apr 10, 2019

    deadrevelz New Member

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    Ideal situation is Pogba stays, improves his performances and we buy quality players in the summer in midfield. The only problem is if we build the team around him, his performances remain inconsistent then he leaves for a reduced fee the following year. Means we have to rebuild again and somehow in this day and age make a financial loss for one of the worlds most sought after players. Hopefully it's the former.
  6. Apr 10, 2019

    GM K Full Member

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    When Fergie was here: Pogba, Pogba, Pogba.
    When Jose was here: Pogba, Pogba, Pogba
    While Ole is here: Pogba, Pogba, Pogba

    It gets tiring.

    I hope we can get him to just focus on delivering the quality we know he can for us rather than all these distracting dramas
  7. Apr 10, 2019

    Reapersoul20 Can Anderson score? No.

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    Yes, they will absolutely sell the 6.5 billion jerseys required to recoup the transfer money. Easy mode.
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    Georgan New Member

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    This might be the first time a United player uses either Madrid or Barca to get a bigger contract at United. Might make a few enemies in the process though, more if he keeps dropping 3/10s every week.
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    Yorkeontop Full Member

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    He's not signing a new deal. Just can't see him hanging around for us to get our act together. He left a well oiled machine for this.
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    MaxiPaxi likes to shove his mum's boiled eggs up his rectum

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    I would let him leave for the right price.
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    mariachi-19 Full Member

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    Sorry but he's every part of the issue as well.
  12. Apr 11, 2019

    Yorkeontop Full Member

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    I don't think he's very high on that list though.
  13. Apr 11, 2019

    chromepaxos Full Member

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    He is literally a World Cup winner.
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    We need an rvn Full Member

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    nah, a lot of players have done that. Rooney toyed with leaving us for his bumper contract, Rio did I think too - admittedly not to Madrid or Barca but still to rival clubs
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    Coops73 Full Member

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    Au contraire, I think he’s top of the pile. It would seem he plays poorly then wants out because we’re not challenging for trophies etc, if he was playing out of his skin and dragging this team up by it’s lapels I’d get his supposed ire and wanderlust but he ain’t pulling up any trees and his constant subliminal messages during international breaks/pre season about wanting to play for Madrid/Zidane/Barcelona/ which ever city his fat feck of an agent is eating in is a little galling to say the least.

    If he wants out, get a fair price and thanks for the memories but let’s face it the memories have been few and far between.
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    .Rossi ever get that feeling of déjà vu?

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    So was Kleberson...
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    .Rossi ever get that feeling of déjà vu?

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    Mourinho's fault though... Pogba never has issues with managers...
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    mitchmouse Full Member

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    So the fact that Pogba is a world-cup winner makes him great? By that logic, Messi and Ronaldo are not because they haven't won one between them. Yet again he was OK for 45 minutes and totally anonymous for the other half in the Barca game. He can go right now for all I care.
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    EireRed_GS New Member

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    Id get rid of him at this stage.. If he want to go, don't let the door hit you on the way out. His performances recently have been too poor for too long.

    He's just proving to be a player that cant be trusted to build a team around.. goes missing way too much when he cant be bothered. And if this report about falling out with Ole is anything to go by, causing more trouble than good.

    Id swap for Bale, & splash out on a new top CM
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    TsuWave Full Member

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    Spanish media are dogs. I like the way he handled it.

    Still, they managed to turn “it’s a dream playing against Barca in the CL.” And “I’m only here to talk about the match” into “I want to play in el clasico”

    so we are just taking any report from anywhere at face value now? why are people so intent in vilifying this guy?
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    vanderpants New Member

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    how long can this continue, sick oh him and his attitude, really hope we sell him as its obvious he doesn't want to be here again
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    TsuWave Full Member

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    :lol: he was literally core to “puts smiles back on faces” and “knows the United way” Solskjaer getting the job full time
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    Lash Full Member

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    I didn’t directly check if le Parisian is actually the source, but they’re relatively reliable. It’s not like Marca who have a set agenda.
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    red_de_pologne New Member

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    Sounds BS, few poor results doesn't mean their relationship deteriorates ffs
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    Bastian Full Member

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    Me too. I don't see a club coming in with the "right price" though, but for Varane+Isco/Asensio I'd be very pleased.

    I don't think he has the mentality to be anywhere near as good as he should be. He is and will be as good as he wants to be.
  26. Apr 11, 2019

    captain666 New Member

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    I think we will be lucky to get 100M for him and with Hazard bound for RM am not sure Pogba's destination will be the Bernabeu.That probably leaves Juve,PSG & Barca who can afford him.However we should certainly not be offering any increased contract terms based on his average performances to date.
    Sooner we can be rid of the parasitic Mino the better!
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    Yorkeontop Full Member

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    Those comments about Real Madrid don't bother me as much. I don't want him to go and I'm sure you'd rather keep him as well but he probably just wasn't made for the current situation we find ourselves in as a club. Now if he does sign a new deal , I still don't see him (as you mention yourself) as this leader who's going to drag us through games by himself (maybe he'll never be this kind of player) but he'll at least want to be part of the solution.
  28. Apr 11, 2019

    Adam-Utd Part of first caf team to complete Destiny raid

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    :lol: you're worse than the Russian fake news on Facebook

    Look at the account, who's reporting it "le parisien" :lol:

    Pogba and Ole are 2 of the most relaxed people about. I can't see them falling out at all.
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    JPRouve can't stop thinking about balls - NOT deflategate Scout

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    Le Parisien is an actual paper. Now maybe someone has the paper version but there is nothing about Pogba on LeParisien at the exception of a fantasy video where Sévérac creates a sort of PSG dream team that includes Pogba, De Gea, De Ligt and Coutinho.
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    Bob H from Manchester New Member

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    Yes, well done for quoting the obvious, give y'self a big pat on the back and a high five . . .

    However, for your education, please do note that I didn't say he wasn't a world cup winner . . and that is key to you understanding that your comments were as wide of the mark as a Pogba showboat pass (up in the 3rd tier and nowhere bear intended.
    The opinion that I put across was that he has a great physique and ooodles of talent but that he doesn't have the heart, the attitude or the brain to be a world beater because he's a lazy arse, he doesn't want to play for us (he wants a big team that wins stuff) and he has a mental age of about 8.

    Now, over to you to correct me on something else I didn't write about - then you can go pat your own back again and give yoursef another high five you little genius you!
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    KingMinger22 City >>> United. Moaning twat

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    If you were him, you would leave probably.

    Real will be recriting some top players and contending on all fronts again next season.

    It's really hard to see us becoming a top team again any time soon.
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    .Rossi ever get that feeling of déjà vu?

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    How does sand taste?
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    deadrevelz New Member

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    The French media are almost as desperate for this move to happen than Real Madrid / Marca. Take it all with a massive pinch of salt.
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    TwoSheds More sheds (and tiles) than you, probably

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    Much as I'm not a big Pogba fan, feck trial by media. The team were pretty poor yesterday, particularly in attack. The blame for that doesn't lie squarely with an AM, it's a team game. He's in bad form but he's also been blistering at times this season. Let's see how he gets on in the summer and hopefully we can judge him with some better players around him next year.
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    Nou_Camp99 Full Member

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    We've lost far better players than Pogba before guys. If he leaves I won't lose any sleep. He's world class for 4-5 games then bang average for another 4-5, then absolutely dross for 2-3. That's not a world class player. He's just not got the consistency to do it week in week out for us.

    If Real Madrid offer us 9 figures for him this summer, I'd take the money and run personally. There are players around Europe like Bruno Fernandes and Joao Felix etc who could do what he does for us. We could probably get 2-3 new players in for what we'd get for him too.
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    Pogba was all about how great Ole is before Ole for the job permanently and now their relationship detoriated.

    Sure. I believe it.
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    Ban Full Member

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    9 figures? Isn't that a bit too much?
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    Adam-Utd Part of first caf team to complete Destiny raid

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    Exactly my point, you're spreading fake news stories by troll accounts. You haven't even checked this story is real.

    Rossi is so desperate for it to be true bless him. Pogba is here to stay :)
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    .Rossi ever get that feeling of déjà vu?

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    I offered to donate money to a charity of your choice if he's still here next season but, you didn't take me up on it so your false public showing of confidence in the man's loyalty is misguided at best, delusional at worst

    I'm not desperate for it to be true at all, I'm just being realistic. Clear as day he wants to go. I just have no time for footballers who behave like him.
    That's my opinion on him and it will only change if he goes and plays the way you tell me and everyone else he apparently does.


    Like it or lump it, I judge United midfielders against the likes of Keane, Scholes, Robson and even the likes of Carrick. In comparison to those, he has been fecking gash
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    Nou_Camp99 Full Member

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    £100m is 9 figures. We paid £90m for him and the market went bananas again since. No way he's leaving for less than 100m.