If Pogba Remain With Man United Can He Play With Fernandes? – Ex Player Talks About Team Selection
The former Red Devils striker is hoping to see transfer talk ended round a French midfielder, with a new associate having arrived at Old Trafford.
Staying on at Manchester United would “be best” for Paul Pogba, says Dimitar Berbatov, however it remains to be viewed whether or not the World Cup winner can work in tandem with Bruno Fernandes.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had been hoping to experiment with that partnership before the 2019-20 campaign came to a close.
He has been denied the offerings of Pogba through injury for lots of the season, with a France international restrained to just eight appearances.
That enforced absence contributed closer to United bringing in Fernandes at some point of the winter transfer window, with the Portugal international making an instantaneous influence at Old Trafford.
Some have recommended that there is no longer a position for Pogba , as hypothesis related to his future and a possible move elsewhere rages on.
Berbatov, though, would like to see the Red Devils hold the offerings of a demonstrated performer and get him firing alongside a new fan favourite.
The former United striker told Betfair : “I don’t know if Fernandes and Pogba can play together.
“Bruno Fernandes’ ball into Odion Ighalo for the first United goal towards LASK was the ideal assist. What a pass. Oh my god. And what a end from Ighalo. It was a world class goal, I was so happy for each players and leaping out my seat when it hit the net.
“Fernandes has quickly come to be an influential player for United. I’m thrilled and impressed by how well integrated into the team he is grow to be in a short space of time.
“His team-mates are looking for him with the ball due to the fact they understand he can create magic. He looks happy to be taking part in for United. I sincerely hope he continues in this form.
“As a fan of Paul Pogba, I prefer him to remain at United, I assume it would be nice for him, however I am curious to see how he will link up with Fernandes.
“They’re comparable players, each intelligent enough to think three steps in advance when they’re on the ball.
“Sometimes footballers are too comparable to play together. But I hope it’s no longer the case right here because, with Fernandes and Pogba in the same midfield, United should be a very imaginative team that would shock opponents subsequent season or even sooner.”
The Red Devils had seen Pogba return to training prior to the shut down in competitive action in the course of the coronavirus outbreak, however it ought to be that the 27-year-old is up to full speed by the time the choice is taken to bring top-level sport again onto the global agenda .