Sarri says likes Pogba, unsure if he will join Juventus

Video credit: Reuters - Sports
Published on July 20, 2019 - Duration: 00:43s
Sarri unwilling to talk about Pogba

Sarri says likes Pogba, unsure if he will join Juventus


(SOUNDBITE) (English) JUVENTUS MANAGER MAURIZIO SARRI, ASKED ABOUT POGBA ON THE TEAM, SAYING: "I am not a technical director, I don't know, you have to ask to the director." JOURNALIST ASKING: "Would you like Paul Pogba to be playing for Juventus?" SARRI REPLYING: "I like the player very much but I don't know the situation, so I don't want to speak about a player of

Class="kln">Manchester United of course." 2.


(SOUNDBITE) (English) JUVENTUS MANAGER MAURIZIO SARRI SAYING: "The most important thing from my team tomorrow is the mentality I think.

In this moment for us, it's impossible to play our football physically, tactically, so first of all, I want to see the right mentality." STORY: New Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri said on Saturday (July 20) he was a fan of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba but he did not know if the Frenchman would be leaving England to join the Serie A champions.

Pogba's agent recently told The Times that the 26-year-old intends to leave the Premier League club, while the player said in Tokyo last month he could seek a new challenge elsewhere amid reports linking him to Juventus and Real Madrid.

"I like very much the player but I don't know the situation.

I am not the technical director," Sarri told reporters in Singapore ahead of Juventus' International Champions Cup match against

Class="kln">Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday (July 21).

Pogba, who joined United from Juventus in 2016 for a then-world record fee of 89.3 million pounds ($110.83 million), has blown hot and cold in his second stint at the club despite scoring 31 goals in 142 appearances.

(Production: Yiming Woo)

You are here

Related news from verified sources

Maurizio Sarri has hinted he would like Paul Pogba to leave Manchester United andย join Juventus. Pogbaโ€™s agent Mino Raiola has confirmed the midfielder wants...
on July 20, 2019 • SoccerNews.com

Maurizio Sarriโ€™s squad at Juventus is already shaping up for the new season with two impressive free transfer signings and more on the horizon. Sarri left...
on July 12, 2019 • talkSPORT

You might like