France’s poster boy Paul Pogba is about to become the most expensive player ever as Manchester United looks set to table a record £100 million for the 23 year old Juventus midfielder.
The question is, why he is hot right now can be best answered with his statistics in Juventus since joining them from Manchester United in 2002 :
1.The French man has won 4 Serie A titles with Juventus
2.He won 2 Coppa Italia titles
3.He played in the champion’s league final of 2016, where Juventus lost to Barcelona.
- In 2013, he won the Golden boot
- In 2014, he was shortlisted for the FIFA Balon d’Or
- In 2015, he was named in the World and European team of the year
- In 2015/2016 Serie A season he played 35 games, scoring 8 goals with 12 assists, finishing joint top assist with Miralem Pjanic (who signed for Juventus from Roma in June)
- And he is just 23 years old