Manchester United: delayed return for absent Pogba "still a few weeks"

Injured in a thigh in early February, Paul Pogba was initially due to make his comeback in early March. But according to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, the French midfielder Manchester United will still miss a few weeks of competition. He could even be absent until the international break.

Paul Pogba’s last two years at Manchester United will have been decidedly very complicated … Absent much of the 2019-2020 season due to an ankle injury, reduced at the start of the 2020-2021 fiscal year by the Covid -19, the French midfielder of the Red Devils finally seemed to find an interesting level at the start of the calendar year. Until a new thigh injury on February 6 against Everton.

Since then, La Pioche has not played again with United. It was expected in early March, but according to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Pogba’s downtime could be longer than expected …

Still forfeit for the next seven games?

“Pogba will be absent for a few more weeks,” said the Norwegian technician on Thursday evening, after the Europa League match against Real Sociedad (0-0). That the world champion once again watched on television.

According to the Manchester Evening News, these “few weeks” would mean that Paul Pogba might not play again before the next international break. He could thus miss the Premier League matches against Chelsea, Crystal Palace, Manchester City and West Ham, the round of 16 of the Europa League back and forth (draw this Friday at 1 p.m. on RMC Sport 1), but also the quarter-final of Cup against Leicester.

Announced on the start in the next summer transfer window, Pogba has made 28 appearances this season (approximately 1,800 minutes of play), for 4 goals and 3 assists.

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