Pogba reveals the moment when Mourinho relationship soured at Manchester United
The France international midfielder relocated from Old Trafford in the same summer with was the Portuguese coach, however they never always saw each other
Paul Pogba has revealed when his relationship with the former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho fell apart, with the Portuguese coach asking questions about the Frenchman’s injury while the Frenchman went to Miami for a rehabilitation course.
A midfielder who could savor World Cup glory with his nation in 2018, relocated from Old Trafford in the same summer of 2016, when an ex- Chelsea, as well as Real Madrid coach, returned to Premier League management with the Red Devils.
Pogba had a successful start under Mourinho Three trophies were won in the first season of their partnership however, the bond was shattered by the time Man Utd discovered they were seeking a new manager in December of 2018.
Why did Pogba and Mourinho fall out at Man Utd?
In his latest Amazon Prime documentary, Pogba has spoken about the moment when Mourinho began to suffer his anger: “It started when I suffered an injury.I told him I would go to Miami for rehabilitation.
“A paparazzi snapped a photograph of Zulay [Pogba’s wife] along with me.Jose has sent the image to Mino [Raiolawho was Mino’s wife.I wasn’t happy with that in any way.He claimed he was on vacation and we’re working like [expletive”expletive.
“I told Mourinho that are you seriously injured?I’m injured.Three times every day here.Who do you think are?It was a first for me to have a disagreement concerning my teacher.”
What has happened since to Mourinho and Pogba?
Pogba was struck by a thigh injury in September 2017, which forced him out for 12 matches, making the injury being the first significant health issue he faced while playing for Man Utd.
Mourinho was dismissed from his duties following two and a half years as the manager there were frequent questions about his relationship with Pogba and videos emerged in one instance of the pair arguing during training.
Man Utd has not made much improvement since Mourinho quit, with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Ralf Rangnick not able to reclaim their previous glory.
Erik 10 Hag is now in the process of preparing for his first season as the head of Premier League heavyweights from 2022-23 however, Pogba isn’t in his arsenal since the 29-year-old quit Old Trafford as a free agent after the expiration of his contract.