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Published: Thu, July 19, 2018
Sport | By Billy Aguilar

World Cup victor dedicates triumph to late father

World Cup victor dedicates triumph to late father

His performances caught the eye of Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, who was trying to rebuild the club after a tumultuous period following Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement.

He has looked a more dependable midfielder than the Pogba Manchester United fans have watched over the past two years.

Pogba, 25, has often been subject to criticism since returning to United from Juventus in a then world-record £89.3 million (R1.5b) fee in 2016.

'I don't want to go home tonight. "We want warriors on the pitch today", Pogba said.

The player showed great maturity over the last month, even going into the tournament with a regular haircut. Tomorrow, we're staying at the hotel. We're going to finish happy.

"The club is making the effort, I have to respect the USA authorities in their process of visas but hopefully he joins us later because could be important to work with [Anthony] Martial and [Juan] Mata, which is the players we have in attack for start of the season".

Man Utd news Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes Paul Pogba prediction
GETTYMan Utd news Zlatan Ibrahimovic makes Paul Pogba prediction

We're going to eat that fucking sauteed pasta again. I don't give a s***, we're not going home.

"Now today I am a world champion". No one lets anyone else down.

"I want to see warriors on the field guys", Pogba told his team-mates in a scene from a documentary aired by TF1 . Soliders. We're going to kill them today, these Argentines.

France were able to find their own luck in the match, as a first ever World Cup final own goal was scored by Mandžukić as well as a controversial VAR decision, which awarded France a penalty. We have to get through this to do that.

On the BBC, Rio Ferdinand said: "Pogba was enormous, especially in the second half when the pressure was on".

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