Watch: Paul Pogba hits unbelievable half-volley pass into Rashford’s path


    Paul Pogba started on the bench as Manchester United resumed their Premier League season with a 1-1 draw at Tottenham – but he is unlikely to remain there for long judging by his performance off the bench.

    Pogba hadn’t played since December 26 due to an ankle injury, and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer kept him waiting a little longer on Friday night as he kept faith with the team that had put together an 11-match unbeaten run prior to the break.

    NFL Betting

    However, United were struggling to find a way back into the game following Steven Bergwijn’s opener for Spurs until Solskjaer called for Pogba to replace Fred shortly after the hour mark.

    The Frenchman’s introduction seemed to lift United and they were soon camped in Spurs territory, with Bruno Fernandes in particular seeming to enjoy the new Brogba partnership that fans have been getting excited about.

    And nine minutes from time the pair combined to earn United a point, with Pogba drawing a foul from Eric Dier in the area and Fernandes dispatching the penalty to cap another fine display in red.

    But while winning the penalty was undoubtedly Pogba’s most crucial contribution, it wasn’t nearly as sexy as this pass he played to Rashford. We won’t try to explain it because we won’t do it justice. Just watch it; it’s a thing of beauty.

    More Manchester United

    Where are they now? Marcus Rashford’s team-mates from his last U21 game

    Can you name every French player to appear for Man Utd in the Prem?

    Ranking the 13 central midfielders signed by Man Utd since Roy Keane left

    Seven times Mino Raiola has p*ssed clubs off: Man Utd, Liverpool, Barca

    Source link news

    Related articles



    Please enter your comment!
    Please enter your name here

    Betting on Soccer

    Share article

    Latest articles

    Daniel Farke wins Manager of the Month, Sam Szmodics wins Player of the Month

    submitted by /u/Zach-dalt Source link news

    How fans rated Sofyan Amrabat performance v Chelsea

    Njeno NJ, Facebook: I personally admired his play against Chelsea, good and strong passes, good tackles. No need he was best last night. Keep...

    Rhode Island FC Unveils Kits Ahead of USL Championship Debut in 2024

    submitted by /u/Black_Dragon959 Source link news

    Ebanie Bridges In Action On Regis Prograis vs Devin Haney Undercard

    With Regis Prograis vs Devin Haney going down on Saturday, December 9...
    Betting on Soccer


    Subscribe to stay updated.