Former Manchester United legendary defender Rio Ferdinand has reacted to Paul Pogba’s Manchester United exit, MySportDab reports.
News is just coming in that Pogba has reached an agreement with Serie A giants Juventus.
The France international will be returning to Turin for the 2022-23 Serie A season.
Paul Pogba to Juventus, confirmed and here we go! Full agreement now completed on a free transfer. Deal to be signed at the beginning of July, it’s done and sealed. 🚨⚪️⚫️ #Juve
Pogba will be in Italy in two weeks. Juve sold him for €100m six years ago – now he’s back for free. pic.twitter.com/YNyyOlmSUE
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) June 23, 2022
Pogba joined United 6 years ago from Juventus in a deal worth €100m.
Before the expiration of his contract with the Red Devils, Pogba had expressed his desire to exit Old Trafford.
Apart from being an out-favour-player under new United manager Erik Ten Hag, Pogba was obviously unhappy at Old Trafford.
He had blasted United in a widely publicised interview after his United exit.
Pogba, in his Pogmentary interview, Pogba criticised United for offering him nothing as a contract.
Manchester United had allegedly offered Pogba a contract with weekly wages worth £300, 000.
Under Ten Hag’s new planned set-up, it was evident that Pogba would not be in the plan of the new manager.
Meanwhile, reactions have continued to pour in as Pogba agrees to return to Turin today.
Former Man United defender Rio Ferdinand has joined football pundits to react to Pogba’s United exit.
Paul Pogba returns to Juventus 🔄
News broken to us by the main man @FabrizioRomano!
Manchester United tenure comes to an end… I’m both will be disappointed with how it worked out.
— Rio Ferdinand (@rioferdy5) June 23, 2022
Rio Ferdinand expressed his disappointment with the outcome of the development at Old Trafford.
It is apparent that Ferdinand is not happy with how Paul Pogba left Manchester United.
The youngster returned to Man United in 2016 after a great spell at Serie A with Juventus.
United spent a whooping €100m to buy Pogba from Juventus then.
Leaving Old Trafford on a free transfer may not be financially favourable to the Red Devils.