Reason for Mourinho’s training ground exchange with Pogba revealed

first_img Matic one of two players for sale with ‘two Premier League clubs’ interested Jose Mourinho’s training ground exchange with Paul Pogba was down to an Instagram story he posted during the defeat to Derby County, it has emerged.Relations between the Manchester United manager and £89million midfield star appeared to have hit a new low when they were captured on video on Wednesday having a tense-looking discussion. gameday cracker 2 Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January REVEALED Latest Manchester United News 2 Solskjaer gives Pogba fitness update and calls him world’s best all-round midfielder Pogba, who reportedly wants to leave Old Trafford and join Barcelona, said after Saturday’s home draw with Wolves that United should “attack, attack, attack”, leading Mourinho to strip the World Cup winner of the vice-captaincy.Mourinho denied any falling out with Pogba when confirming the decision to take leadership duties away from the 25-year-old following Tuesday night’s shock Carabao Cup defeat to Derby, but Sky Sports’ footage from training the following morning suggested all is not well.Pogba was seen shaking hands with coach Michael Carrick and a member of United’s media team, before looking taken aback by something the manager said.Pogba then had an apparently exasperated discussion with Mourinho in a clip viewed four million times in little more than three hours on one of the channel’s Twitter posts. deals boost Jose Mourinho beckoned United’s press officer over in row with Paul Pogba Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho’s relationship appears to be irreparable FAREWELL Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland IN DEMAND Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? 🧐 A CLOSER LOOK! 🧐It looks like Jose Mourinho wasn’t too happy with Paul Pogba’s Instagram post last night…👀A look back at their relationship: https://t.co/F0wvfdwoTx pic.twitter.com/7YfegyToCi— Sky Sports News (@SkySportsNews) September 26, 2018Sources close to the club have not been surprised by this week’s developments, but this would not be the first time Mourinho’s man-management has shocked his players.United would not comment on Wednesday’s footage, but the manager will be confronted about it when he faces the press to preview the weekend trip to West Ham. REVEALED RANKED silverware England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won targets It has now been revealed that the latest tension between the two was down to an Instagram post uploaded by Pogba during United’s defeat by Derby.The former Juventus star uploaded a video himself and Andreas Pereira laughing while they sat in the stands at Old Trafford.The clip went out at 10.28pm, suggesting it had been posted after United’s penalty shootout defeat, but it had actually been filmed in the first half. According to The Sun, a problem with the club WiFi has been blamed for the post going out later.Mourinho believed Pogba had uploaded the video after the match, hence his anger on Wednesday.The Portuguese was seen calling over club press officer John Allen in training and asking: “When did Paul post on Instagram?”A baffled Pogba protested his innonence and it led to the frosty exchange between them, which you can watch below. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade last_img read more

Shock claim: Mohamed Salah ‘may leave Liverpool’

first_img The Champions League final ended early for Salah, who had to make do with a runners-up medal 2 2 BEST OF RANKED He netted a remarkable 32 times in 36 Premier League matches to break the record for most goals scored in a 38-game season, winning the Golden Boot, and being named PFA Player of the Year and FWA Footballer of the Year.But despite Salah’s brilliance firing Liverpool to a Champions League final and making them serious contenders for the Premier League title, the Reds fell short on all fronts to continue a trophy drought that began in 2012.And, if Liverpool do not start picking up silverware, Aguirre believes Salah will leave Anfield in the coming years. Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions MONEY Latest Football News REVEALED Salah was almost unstoppable in his debut season at Liverpool Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars Mohamed Salah ‘may leave Liverpool’ in the coming years if they fail to win trophies, Egypt coach Javier Aguirre has claimed.Salah, the forward, has been perhaps the Premier League’s outstanding player since he was signed by the Reds last summer, even though his form this season has yet to replicate last term’s. Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade REPLY no dice Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? REVEALED Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade shining Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ “Salah may leave Liverpool in a season or two if he does not win trophies,” the Egypt boss told ONSport, as reported by Goal.“Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp knows that very well and that’s why they are working hard to win trophies.” Salah has won just a single trophy in his 12-year club career, claiming the 2012/13 Swiss Super League title playing for Basel.He will be hoping to add to that haul this season, with Liverpool currently challenging for three trophies – Premier League, Champions League and FA Cup – having already been knocked out the EFL Cup by Chelsea. huge blow ADVICE last_img read more