Paul Pogba set to sign for Juventus, club confirms
Paul Pogba on Friday confirmed that he was coming back to Juventus, according to a post shared by the club’s official Twitter account.
“Well, I am back. I am here and I am very very happy. I can’t wait to get started and wear this Juventus jersey again,” Pogba said in the video shared by Juventus.
Earlier in the day, the 29-year-old posted a video on Twitter, filmed on the airplane taking him to Italy from Miami, in which he said “see you soon” in Italian while wearing clothes in Juve’s colors of black and white.
Pogba is available for free after his Manchester United contract came to end on June 30. He had rejoined United from Juventus in 2016 for a then-world-record fee of £89 million.
His time at United was a tumultuous one were struggled with injury all of last season and did not feature for United after their 4-0 defeat by Liverpool on April 9.
The French midfielder was an integral part of a Europa League-winning squad under Jose Mourinho in the 2016-17 season. He also won the Carabao Cup in his 226 appearances for United, scoring 39 goals.