Nigerian news All categories All tags
Paul Pogba wants Manchester United to hire former Real Madrid coach Zidane

Paul Pogba wants Manchester United to hire former Real Madrid coach Zidane

- Man United midfielder Pogba wants to play under former Real Madrid tactician Zinedine Zidane

- His relationship with his current manager Jose Mourinho is nowhere near cordial as the Frenchman still nurses an ambition of leaving the club

- He however might stay back at Old Trafford if the United bosses hire Zidane as their next manager

Manchester United superstar Paul Pogba reportedly wants former Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane to replace Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford.

The Red Devils got their Premier League campaign off to an average start after losing two of their first four EPL matches this term.

United returned to winning ways following their 2-0 victory over Burnley at the Turf Moor over the weekend.

READ ALSO: Luis Suarez throw shades at Man United star Pogba after his dream to join Barca

However, the 46-year-old French tactician is a major target for the club as they hope to improve their performances as the season progresses.

Zidane won three consecutuve Champions League titles for the Galacticos before quitting the club at the end of last season.

The Mirror quoting Metro newspaper claims Pogba is hoping to link up with the 1998 FIFA World Cup at the club.

"Paul grew up with Zidane as his hero and would like to play for him at some stage in his career," said a source, via the Metro .

PAY ATTENTION: Become a member of the leading sports Facebook group 'Naija Football Fan Zone'

"He could have back at Real, but he felt he had unfinished business at United and there interest only came along very late in the day.

"Paul has a similar all action style to Zidane and a lot of what he days was off the back of watching him and learning from him."

Legit.ng previously reported that Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial are open having former Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane as Jose Mourinho’s replacement at the Old Trafford.

According to a UK Express report, citing sources at the Daily Telegraph, the possibility of Zidane taking over the managerial duties at Manchester United is exciting the French duo.

Already, the former Chelsea and Real Madrid boss Mourinho is expected to get the axe if the Old Trafford dwellers continue to play second fiddle to the likes of rivals Manchester City and Liverpool.

Super Eagles Score 1:1 with DR Congo Team Simba in Port Harcourt - on Legit.ng TV

Source: Legit.ng

Mailfire view pixel