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Paul Pogba: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer thinks midfielder will be at Man Utd next season

Paul Pogba: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer thinks midfielder will be at Man Utd next season

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Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he thinks Paul Pogba will still be at the club next season - but cannot guarantee it.The 26-year-old France midfielder - who is contracted until July 2021 - has been linked with a move to Real Madrid.He has scored 24 goals in 83 league appearances for United since rejoining from Juventus in 2016 and was named in the PFA Team of the Year on Thursday. "I think he will be here next season," said Solskjaer."Paul has done fantastic for us. We want him to do well. He is a leader in the dressing room."If I could guarantee I would say yes. You can't guarantee but I think he will be."Speaking at a news conference before United's game against Chelsea on ...
‘Take away points’ – Paul Parker calls for strong action after racist abuse hurled at England players in Montenegro

‘Take away points’ – Paul Parker calls for strong action after racist abuse hurled at England players in Montenegro

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Paul Parker has urged UEFA to hit the Montenegro FA where it hurts after England players were subjected to racist abuse during their 5-1 victory in Podgorica on Monday night.The Three Lions wrapped up their second Euro 2020 qualifying win in fine style, but sadly we are not talking about the football the morning after the match. Instead, the focus has been on the racist chanting aimed at England’s black players throughout the clash. Danny Rose was subjected to racist abuse when he was booked towards the end of the 5-1 win There were suggestions of some issues early in the game, but it was clear in the closing stages as monkey chants were aimed at Danny Rose following a late tackle which earned him a yellow card. Meanwhile, Raheem Sterling celebrated his fourth...
Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

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GOSSIP A round up of the latest transfer news and rumours from Sunday's newspapers and online... Here’s a round up of the latest news and rumours from Sunday’s newspapers and online… Manchester City are set to beat Tottenham to the signing of Ajax and Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong, who is also interesting Barcelona. (Daily Star Sunday) Former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte and Juventus coach Max Allegri have been identified as candidates to take over from Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager next year. (Sunday Express) DC United’s former England striker Wayne Rooney will turn down any offers to return to the Premier League during the...
Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Oscar Romero among 7 people to be canonized at Vatican

Pope Paul VI, Archbishop Oscar Romero among 7 people to be canonized at Vatican

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The embroidered banner-portraits of the seven people Pope Francis will proclaim saints already hang on the façade of Saint Peter’s Basilica ahead of the solemn ceremony Sunday. The new tombstone and mosaic portrait of one of them, Pope Paul VI, the somber, timid pope of the turbulent 60s, is already in place in the crypt of St. Peter’s with his title changed from “Beatus” (blessed) to “Sanctus” (saint) above his name. Among those who will be canonized Sunday with Pope Paul are four religious figures: Mother Catherine Kasper, the German founder of a religious congregation; Nazaria Ignacia March Mesa, the Spanish founder of another order; and two Italian priests, Father Francesco Spinelli and Father Vincenzo Romano. Added to the list in July...
‘He is a Manchester United player’ – Juventus’ sporting director suggests Paul Pogba will NOT make Juventus return

‘He is a Manchester United player’ – Juventus’ sporting director suggests Paul Pogba will NOT make Juventus return

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NOT HAPPENING Pogba has struggled to settle in at Manchester United since moving back to Old Trafford for £89million in August 2016 Juventus are not planning a move for unsettled Manchester United star Paul Pogba. Pogba appears to be itching for a move away from Old Trafford after falling out with Jose Mourinho earlier this week. Pogba fell out with Mourinho during a training session on Wednesday It began when the midfielder questioned United’s tactical approach to their 1-1 draw at home to Wolves last weekend. But the hard feelings carried on after their shock defeat to Derby County in the Carabao Cup with Pogba and Mourinho having a heated exchange regarding Pogba’s Instagram usage during the game. And this latest row betw...