There’s always that question mark: Paul Pogba on his future at Manchester United

first_imgThere’s always that question mark: Paul Pogba on his future at Manchester UnitedPaul Pogba said he wanted to leave Manchester United during the close season and was linked with a potential move to Real Madrid or Juventus.advertisement Reuters ManchesterAugust 12, 2019UPDATED: August 12, 2019 10:35 IST (Reuters Photo)Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has said there is still a “question mark” over his future following his team’s resounding 4-0 victory over Chelsea in the first match of their Premier League campaign on Sunday.The France international said he wanted to leave the club during the close season and was linked with a potential move to Real Madrid or Juventus.Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised Pogba’s professionalism after he set up United’s third and fourth goals against Chelsea, but the midfielder said “only time will tell” if he would stay in England.”I always feel good when I play football. I do the things I like, plus it’s my job. I give my all every time I go out on the pitch,” Pogba told French radio station RMC.”I’m aware that things have been said. Only time will tell. There’s always that question mark.”I’m at Manchester. I have fun with my team mates. I always want to win matches and I always give my best when I’m on the pitch.”The Premier League transfer window closed on Thursday, a day before the start of the season, but top-flight clubs in England are still allowed to sell players until the European window closes on September 2.Also Read | Manchester United thrash Chelsea 4-0 in their Premier League openerFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byrohan sen Tags :Follow Paul PogbaFollow Manchester UnitedFollow Premier league Nextlast_img read more

Candidate loses German election after film makers weigh in

BERLIN — A 51-year-old immigrant has been elected mayor of a town in eastern Germany after beating a candidate from the far-right Alternative for Germany party in a runoff that drew international attention.The dpa news agency reported that Octavian Ursu, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union party who came to Germany from Romania in 1990, received 55.1 per cent of the vote in Sunday’s election in Goerlitz. Preliminary returns showed opponent Sebastian Wippel received 44.9 per cent.Actors, directors and others who made films on location in Goerlitz had called on residents to vote against the Alternative for Germany candidate. “The Grand Budapest Hotel” and “Inglourious Basterds” are among the movies shot there.They signed a letter saying: “Don’t succumb to hate and enmity, discord and exclusion.AfD condemned the letter as unwelcome outside advice.The Associated Press read more