Scholes: Pogba not worth £86m
Former Manchester United star Paul Scholes has questioned whether the club should spend so much for Paul Pogba.Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has questioned whether the club should spend so much on Paul Pogba, arguing the Juventus star is not in the same league as Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi.
Pogba is ‘nowhere worth near £86m’ according to Pau; Scholes who described the Manchester City buy Ilkay Paul Scholes has questioned whether Paul Pogba is worth Manchester United paying a world - record fee to prise him from Juventus, with Pogba is nowhere worth that kind of money yet.”
Earlier, former Manchester United and England defender Gary Neville had said: "I think it is a big fee , but the Premier League "A lot is being made of the timing of Manchester United 's announcement that they had officially signed Paul Pogba . Pogba worth world - record fee - Ferdinand.
Paul Pogba is worth the world record €110 million transfer fee, according to former Manchester United defender Phil Neville.
The Juventus midfielder has been at the centre of the biggest transfer saga this summer, and is closing in on a €110m return to Old Trafford.
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The former Juventus man dominated the win against Palace, scoring that opening goal before providing a wonderful assist for Ibrahimovic’s late winner. It might be heresy to even suggest it, but Pogba has the physique and ability to become a better player than both of the former United captains.
is worth the world - record £112m transfer fee which Manchester United are ready to pay Juventus for the Phil Neville : What I think of the £112m transfer fee Man United will pay for Paul Pogba . "He will give the Man United midfield that power and that stature that I think they have missed for the
Pogba departed Manchester for Italian champions Juventus on a free transfer in 2012 but Neville maintains that the France international is just the player that manager Jose Mourinho needs to bolster United's midfield and Premier League title aspirations.
"I think you are getting one of the best midfield players in the world," Neville told Sky Sports.
"I think you are getting someone who is not going to dominate a game on the ball like a Xabi Alonso or a Paul Scholes but is going to go from box to box.
"His physicality is always something that has stood out. Even when he was younger at the academy at Man United, he was always bigger than everybody else, he was always quicker than everybody else, he was always more powerful.
"He will give the Man United midfield that power and that stature that I think they have missed for the last two or three seasons."
Kaka: Pressure is on Pogba after record transfer .
The Brazilian, who was a world record signing for Real Madrid in 2009, feels Pogba will justify the eye-watering fee United paid to take him to Old TraffordOnce the most expensive player in history, former AC Milan and Real Madrid star Kaka said the pressure is on Paul Pogba following his world record transfer to Manchester United, though he believes the Frenchman is worth the money.