Jose Mourinho was left seething after his Manchester United side was beaten 2-1 by Turkish club Fenerbahce in the Europa League in November 2016. [112] In the derby at Etihad Stadium on 7 April, Pogba scored two goals in quick succession as Manchester United came back to defeat their rivals 3–2 after conceding two goals in the first half. Later that month he scored the second goal in a 2–1 win over Watford. Born in Massy, Essonne, Martial spent his youth years with Paris-based CO Les Ulis from 2001,[6] the same team who produced French internationals Thierry Henry and Patrice Evra. [24] Despite having the option to appeal, on 18 June 2010, Le Havre officials confirmed that the club had reached an agreement with Manchester United for the transfer of Pogba. [77], On 4 October 2020, Martial received the first red card of his career for hitting out at Erik Lamela during United's 1–6 loss to Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League and was later banned for three domestic games. I'm quite happy that if they [footballers] carry on that way, they're probably better doing it away from us. È scudetto Juve", "Sassuolo-Juventus 1–1: segnano Zaza e Pogba, Roma a −1 dai bianconeri", "Lazio-Juventus 0–3: super Pogba e Tevez espugnano Roma", "Ballon d'Or award: Five Premier League players on shortlist but Luis Suarez omitted", "Pogba premiato col "Bravo" dal Guerin Sportivo", "Coppa Italia, Juventus-Verona 6–1. (CNN)Paul Pogba should leave Manchester United, according to his agent Mino Raiola. [168] In the team's next match against North Korea, Pogba scored the team's second goal in a 3–1 win. He was named in their squad for UEFA Euro 2016. [106] During a 3–0 defeat of Basel during the 2017–18 UEFA Champions League group stage, Pogba tore his left hamstring and was expected to miss eight matches. 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[83] On 8 August, he assisted a goal in Juventus's 2–0 win over Lazio in the 2015 Supercoppa Italiana. [79] On 20 May, Pogba set up Juventus's first goal as they defeated Lazio 2–1 at the Stadio Olimpico in the 2015 Coppa Italia Final. This finish secured Europa Leaguefootball for the 2016–17 season. The win allowed the team to progress to the fourth round of the competition. [111], The day before the Manchester derby, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola claimed that Pogba's agent, Mino Raiola, had offered Pogba to play for his side, which Raiola denied. [29] The team finished first in their group, but lost to Arsenal 5–3 on penalties in the play-off semi-finals. So we have to give him the opportunity to see how he can do in the first-team and he's got great ability. [7] The Martial family placed high emphasis on the education of their children. … [30][31], On 21 October, in a Champions League group stage match away to CSKA Moscow, Martial gave away a penalty – which David de Gea saved from Roman Eremenko – and later equalised to confirm a 1–1 draw. "[92], Although he has been used as a centre-forward, he primarily plays on the left flank. Comme prévu Manchester united, premier match de championnat contre Sunderland, épisode 1, let's play sur Football manager 2016. ", "Man Utd transfer rumours: Anthony Martial, Harry Maguire – soccer News – Sky Sports", "Martial to join PL rival, Rashford's future, Rangers bid for Liverpool starlet? In January, Martial scored again against Everton away, scored against Stoke City and provide the winning goal against Burnley. [16][23] On 7 October, Manchester United were cleared of wrongdoing by a judge appointed by FIFA, with the declaration that Pogba was not contractually linked to Le Havre. [52] However two weeks prior saw Martial start in Manchester United's Champions League opener and score his first goal of the season in a 3–0 win against Young Boys of Bern. [102], In January 2017, Pogba scored in a 2–1 away defeat to Hull City in the second leg of the EFL Cup semi-final, which allowed Manchester United to advance to the final 3–2 on aggregate. [61] This came after speculation that he would miss the game due to an injury pick up on international duty. 9/10/2016 PA Sport However following a series of disappointing results, Mourinho announced that Pogba would not captain the team again. [141] Pogba suffered racist abuse on social media after missing a penalty during a 1–1 away draw against Wolverhampton Wanderers the following game. [212], Appearing in EA Sports' FIFA video game series, Pogba's goal celebration, 'the Dab', was first featured in FIFA 17. [80] On 6 June 2015, Pogba started for Juventus in the 2015 UEFA Champions League Final as the club were defeated 3–1 by Barcelona at Berlin's Olympiastadion. In the match, with France trailing 3–2 in extra time, Pogba scored the equalising goal three minutes prior to the match's completion to send it to penalties. [138] Towards the end of July, Manchester United rejected a £27.6 million plus James Rodríguez offer from Real Madrid for Paul Pogba as they felt the offer fell way below their evaluation of the player. [149] On 24 June, Pogba made his first start since September in a 3–0 crushing of Sheffield United. 2017–18 season. [192], Primarily a central midfielder, although he is also capable of playing on the left, in a holding role, as a deep-lying playmaker, in a box-to-box role, or even as an attacking midfielder,[4][193][194] Pogba has been described by his club Manchester United as a "powerful, skilful, and creative" player who has "an eye for goal and a penchant for the spectacular. [133] Pogba was also criticised for his performance in the Champions League quarter final as Manchester United lost to Barcelona 4–0 on aggregate. Playing youth football for Les Ulis, Martial began his professional career at Lyon, then transferred to AS Monaco in 2013 for a … [184] In the semi-final match against Germany four days later, Pogba was once again started in a deep-lying midfield role alongside Blaise Matuidi in a 4–2–3–1 formation; following N'Golo Kanté's introduction in the second half, he was shifted to a more advanced role, which gave him more tactical freedom, and he subsequently helped to create Griezmann's second goal of the match, as the hosts defeated the reigning World Cup Champions 2–0 to advance to the final of the tournament,[185][186] where they suffered a 1–0 extra-time defeat to Portugal. Growing up, Pogba was a fan of Arsenal. Manchester United finished the 2016–17 Premier League season in sixth place, with Pogba being involved in 30 games, scoring five goals and providing four assists. [19] On 1 August, Le Havre released an official statement on its website criticising Manchester United and the Pogba family. [45] In May, he won the first European trophy of his career, coming on as a substitute in the 2017 UEFA Europa League Final. [169] Pogba was the captain of the team that won France's first ever FIFA U-20 World Cup. However following the January transfer season, Martial began to fall out of favour following the signing of Chilean forward Alexis Sánchez on 22 January. [28] A few days later, he gained his second trophy at United, as his strike against Liverpool earned him the club's 'Goal of the Month' for September. [47] Four days later, he made his [European debut in the second leg of the team's UEFA Europa League round of 16 tie against Spanish club Athletic Bilbao; he appeared as a substitute in the 2–1 away defeat, coming on for Michael Carrick in the 63rd minute as Manchester United lost the tie 5–3 on aggregate. 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[94] Paul Pogba's agent, Mino Raiola, received a reported €27 million from Juventus when he re-joined Manchester United;[95] Juventus disclosed the fee as an auxiliary expense, for €26.154 million. [57] The midfielder was subsequently praised for his performance in the match by several Italian media outlets such as la Repubblica, Il Messaggero and La Gazzetta dello Sport. [42] On 19 September, he was named to the first team to participate in their Football League Cup tie against Leeds United the following day, with Ferguson proclaiming, "I intend to play him [Pogba] against Leeds United. It began against Leicester City in the FA Community Shield, with United prevailing 2–1 to win the first trophy of the domestic calendar. [39] Being in and out of the team for a couple of months, Martial was rumoured to leave Manchester United in the summer, but on 6 February he made it clear on his official Twitter account, tweeting: "the paper's are wrong don't listen to them". [64] Pogba would prove to be a key player for the club that season, breaking into the starting line-up,[65] and making more appearances (51) for the club than any other player across all competitions that season, also scoring 9 goals. Tout l'effectif de Manchester United de la saison 2020/2021 et la composition type des Red Devils par compétition et par système tactique [7] In the 2018–19 season, he was named to the PFA Team of the Year. [60] In December, Pogba was named 2013's Golden Boy for the best young player in Europe. [148] In United's first game of the restart, Pogba came on as a substitute and won a penalty which Bruno Fernandes converted, resulting in a 1–1 draw against Tottenham Hotspur. In October Martial scored United's only goal in their win over Tottenham and again in November against Watford and Newcastle United. After beginning his senior career with Manchester United two years later, limited appearances persuaded him to depart to join Italian side Juventus on a free transfer in 2012, where he helped the club to four consecutive Serie A titles, as well as two Coppa Italia and two Supercoppa Italiana titles. [33] A month later, Pogba scored a similar goal in a 3–2 defeat to West Bromwich Albion in the Academy League. [108] In his first game of 2018, on 1 January, Pogba provided assists for both goals as Manchester United defeated Everton 2–0. The fee was reportedly met with astonishment by the French public. [173] On 15 June, he started in central midfield in the team's first World Cup fixture – a 3–0 victory over Honduras – suffering a foul from Wilson Palacios which led to a red card for the Honduran and a penalty kick, which was converted by Karim Benzema to give France the lead. "[195] He is also capable of playing as an offensive–minded central midfielder, who will often drift out wide, known as the "mezzala" role in Italy. Man City beat United 2-1 in thrilling derby Manchester City beat Manchester United 2-1 to extend their perfect start to the Premier League season and end that of their local rivals. [38][39], Ahead of the start of the 2011–12 season, Ferguson confirmed that Pogba would feature with the senior team during the season, stating, "I mean if we hold Pogba back, what's going to happen? [93] Martial, for his part, has said that he prefers to play up front, but that "if the coach puts me on the wing then that means it is better for the team and for me that is the most important thing. [101] Manager José Mourinho defended Pogba after the game, criticising football's "Einsteins" for being too quick to judge the player. Manchester United Recommended for you 20:40 [10][11] On 24 November, he made his first league appearance for the club at the age of 17, replacing Radamel Falcao after 63 minutes and playing a part in Mounir Obbadi's goal which gave victory away to FC Nantes. Not only is he quick, but he's also technically good. [29] He was also named Premier League Player of the Month for September, the third-youngest player to receive the award after Micah Richards and Michael Owen. [25][26], Pogba completed his transfer to Manchester United on 7 October 2009[27] and made his debut with the club's under-18 team on 10 October against Crewe Alexandra in a 2–1 defeat. [67] On 25 January 2019, Martial scored Manchester United's third goal in a 3–1 win over Arsenal in the FA Cup Fourth Round; it was his first goal of 2019 and his 10th of the season. [92][93], On 8 August 2016, Pogba returned to former club, Manchester United, on a five-year contract for a then-record for highest football transfer fee at €105 million (£89.3 million) plus bonuses of €5 million, surpassing the former record holder Gareth Bale. This is a list of foreign players in the Premier League, which commenced play in 1992.The following players must meet both of the following two criteria: Have played at least one Premier League game. He has another older brother, Dorian, who was the captain of the senior team at Les Ulis. [18], On 1 September 2015, Martial completed a move to Manchester United for £36 million, potentially rising to £58 million, on a four-year contract with the option of another year. [15], Pogba began his football career at the age of six playing for US Roissy-en-Brie, a few miles south of his hometown. [72] He also scored in United's second match, a 1–1 draw away against Wolverhampton Wanderers on 19 August 2019. ... Saturday 10 September 2016 … [98], After the 2–1 defeat at home in the first Manchester derby of the season on 10 September, Pogba was criticised for his lack of discipline in positioning by pundit Jamie Carragher. [152], Pogba began his international career for France with the national youth football team and earned caps at all levels for which he was eligible. [66] He finished the season with his second consecutive Serie A title under manager Antonio Conte, also reaching the semi-finals of the Europa League. I don't think he showed us any respect at all, to be honest. [54] After that match Martial started and scored in every Premier League game up to the November International Break, scoring against Bournemouth,[55] Everton,[56] two goals against Chelsea,[57] and a penalty goal in the Manchester derby.