Steve Nicol breaks down Manchester United’s latest win over Bournemouth and the turnaround of Paul Pogba since United sacked Jose Mourinho.

Paul Pogba is within the information for one thing on or off the pitch seemingly every single day, and whereas Man United have been in motion Wednesday vs. Newcastle, it was Pogba’s Instagram account that can have the press and the internet buzzing. By no means shy on social media or for the tongue and cheek, Pogba posted a “caption this” contest on a “cheeky” picture taken throughout Wednesday’s match.

The picture, which was taken following a sort out from Newcastle’s Jonjo Shelvey, photos Pogba lifting up his shorts and pointing to the place Shelvey caught him. Take one look on the picture and the obvious caption that comes to thoughts is one relating to Pogba telling Shelvey — or a sure former supervisor — the place to kiss, however that isn’t the one layer to this post.

The importance of the “caption this” caption is definitely twofold, as you may bear in mind Pogba just lately obtained into some scorching water for a similar caption showing on a post that appeared proper after Jose Mourinho’s sacking. Ultimately, Adidas claimed accountability for that post saying it was beforehand scheduled, however the timing and Pogba’s well-documented rocky relationship with Mourinho positive looks as if fairly a coincidence.

Pogba has been making headlines on the pitch of late, because the World Cup winner has scored 4 objectives and supplied three assists since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over. That being mentioned, Pogba has by no means been one to miss an opportunity to stir the pot and have some enjoyable. Man United beat Newcastle 2-Zero on the day, however as is often the case, Pogba is certain to be the centre of consideration, as internet detectives scramble to decipher the deeper meanings of the Frenchman’s post.

A match and a tongue-and-cheek social media post in the identical day? Simply one other day within the “Pogverse.”



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