How Many Goals Has Paul Pogba Scored? Born March 15, 1993, Paul Labile Pogba is a French international footballer, playing as a midfielder for Manchester United. Paul Pogba is a midfielder with an atypical profile. Physically imposing, he is above all an outstanding organizer. Very often compared to Patrick Vieira, he likes to be in front of the defense and touch the ball as much as possible. Skillful in his transmissions both long and short, Pogba does not hesitate to progress with the ball to pierce the first defensive curtains.
Youth And Training:
From Lagny-sur-Bois, east of Paris, he spent his childhood in the Cité de la Renardière, in Roissy-en-Brie. His father, Fassou Antoine Pogba, and his mother, Yeo Moriba Pogba, are Guinean. It was from his father that he received this passion for football. At his college, he enjoys sports and technology classes. With his two brothers, he participated in numerous table tennis tournaments. At the age of 14, he joined the Le Havre club.
His First Professional Experiences With Manchester:
In September 2011, Pogba had a very good season with Manchester United. Although he played only seven matches, being injured, he convinced Alex Ferguson to extend his contract. However, he will leave to play for Juventus in Turin (Italy).
Goals With Manchester United:
|2011–2012 Manchester United||7||0|
His Qualities As a Footballer Are Confirmed at Juventus:
On August 3, 2012, the footballer officially signed up for four years at Juventus. A year later, he was elected Golden Boy, a title rewarding the best European player under the age of 21.
From 2013, he became Italian champion until 2016. It was also in 2013 that he won the Italian Super Cup for the first time, winning a second time in 2015. After the departure of Carlos Tevez, Paul Pogba changes his jersey number from number 6 to number 10 , a number that was previously worn by a legend, Michel Platini. His coach, Massimiliano Allegri, decides to make La Pioche play as a playmaker. At the end of the 2015-2016 season, he is crowned best passer in the Italian league.
Honours At Juventus:
|Serie A||2012, 2013, 2014, 2015|
|Coppa Italia||2014–15, 2015–16|
|Supercoppa Italiana||2013, 2015|
His Return to Manchester United:
On August 9, 2016, he returned to Manchester, making his transfer the most expensive in history. During his first season, he won two trophies: the Europa League and the English League Cup. From December 26, 2019, his presence on the pitch is becoming increasingly rare, due in particular to an ankle injury.
In 2020, the presence of Bruno Fernandes allows him to be able to find a certain balance on the ground. Indeed, the Pickaxe becomes a great teammate again and is very influential in the midfield.
Goals With Manchester United:
|2016– Manchester United||212||38|
Honours At Manchester United:
|UEFA Europa League||2016–17|
|UEFA Europa League Runner-Up||2020–21|
His Prowess In The France Team:
On March 14, 2013, Didier Deschamps summoned him to be able to play in the France team during the 2014 World Cup qualifiers. He quickly became an essential player in the list of 23 footballers for the World Cup. It was in 2018 that he won the World Cup for the first time. During Euro 2020, he was named “man of the match” for the first match played on June 15 in Munich against Germany. He is even one of the best Frenchmen in the competition despite the failure of his team.
Goals With France Team:
Honours At France Team:
|FIFA World Cup||2018|
|UEFA Nations League||2020–21|
What Is Paul Pogba’s Salary?
In 2013, he earns 1.5 million euros per year. His salary changes and increases to 18 million euros in 2021, without including bonuses.
What is Pogba’s, Private Life?
Pogba remains a very discreet player about his personal life.
- Since 2017, he shares his life with Maria Salaeus, a model of Bolivian origin, with whom he married in 2019. He is the father of a little boy Labile Shakur who is 2 years old.
- He received the Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur medal in 2018 as a member of the French team, world champion the same year.
- By his long legs and his creative spirit to play games, he received several nicknames, the best known of which are: “La Pioche”, “Paul le octopus” or “Pogboom”.
- The family and the Muslim religion, to which his mother introduced him, are two subjects to which he attaches great importance. He tends to pray just before matches.
- In 2016, he signed a partnership with Adidas for 10 years, i.e. until 2026.
- He owns an NGO, 48-hour Laguinee, which organizes sporting and recreational events for Guineans and the rest of Africa.