Pogba enjoys fun moment with Man Utd target ahead his return - FCNaija

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 11/11/2017

Paul Pogba took a break from recuperation at Carrington to meet up with Manchester United target Antoine Griezmann on Friday night.

Pogba has been sidelined since the end of September, but traveled to Paris to watch the national team take on Wales in a match they won 2-0 with Griezmann and Arsenal Striker Oliver Giroud both on target.

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The midfielder is on the verge of returning from a hamstring injury and could be in line to make Jose Mourinho's squad for the game against Newcastle on November 18.

Atletico Madrid forward Griezmann who a close friend of the 24-year-old Manchester United midfielder.

Pogba made his way into the changing room as he was receiving high-fived and hugged several of his Les Blues teammates and coach Didier Deschamp in the changing room after the match. though there was only really one man he wanted to see. 

‘My friend,’ said a delighted Pogba when he caught sight of Griezmann, going in for a big hug. ‘Oh it feels good to see you my friend!’


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Mourinho had hoped to bring Griezmann to Old Trafford - but a combination of Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s knee ligament injury and Atletico’s upheld transfer ban, prompted Manchester United to prioritize a move for an orthodox No9 in Lukaku instead.