Born15 March 1993
Paul Labile Pogba, professionally known as Paul Pogba is a French professional football player. He is a player of mammoth eminence decorated with trophies among which are the World Cup, FIFA U20 World Cup, Europa League Cup, Serie-A League title, Coppa Italia, Supercoppa Italia, English F.A Cup, Carling Cup and the English Community Shield Cup.
Childhood and Early Life
Paul Pogba was born on March 15, 1993, at Lagny-Sur-Marne, France. His mother is of Congolese ancestry named Yeo Moriba, and his father is from Guinea named Fassou Antonie. The duo were immigrants in France.In his family, soccer has been very important. Therefore, his brothers are also footballers, one plays at Saint-Étienne, while Mathías plays at Sparta Rotterdam, and also at the Guinea soccer team. Paul Pogba started training this discipline at age six, joined the US Roissy-en-Brie, after playing for several years in this team he joined the US Torcy, his leadership on the field earned him the captain’s bracelet in the category sub-13. Shortly, he transferred to Le Havre, an Italian team and became the striker of the U16 teams as he led them to the final of a U16 tournament. Pogba launched himself as a reliable global youth for his nation.
Paul and his Elder brothers were groomed to be professional footballers by their Mom which they refer to as Supermom, the intelligence in the rear of their accomplishment as she is buzzed to be the agent, executive and consultant of Pogba, though she continually denies being the manager of her son.
In the summer of 2009, Paul Pogba was transferred to the English side, Manchester United, at the age of 16 where he gained popularity. Although after two frustrating seasons in Manchester for the youngster due to a very low degree of appearances, he travelled back to Italy on a free transfer to join Juventus. His years in Juventus were more productive as he helped the Club to an uninterrupted 4-time Serie-A league titles with Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italia titles. These performances earned the youngster the Golden boy 2013 at age 20. Two seasons after, Paul Pogba helped the Italian giants to the Champions League final against the Catalonian side Barcelona FC in 2015 of which came to a frustrating halt for Juventus as they were defeated 3-1.
The next season in 2016, saw Paul Pogba re-transferred to Manchester United at a world record amount of £89.3 million. Back to England Paul Pogba made a difference as he helped Manchester United to the Europa League final against AFC Ajax of which they won 3-1 under the first season of Coach Jose Mourinho. That same season, Paul Pogba helped Manchester United as they also won the League Cup (Carling Cup now referred to as Carabao Cup).
In 2018, Paul Pogba became a very important piece of the French team that won the World Cup after a disappointing defeat to Portugal in Euro 2016. Paul Pogba scored among the six goals scored in the match against Croatia of which France had four as the match ended at normal time 4-2.
International career of Paul Pogba
Iniitially, Pogba represented France national team at different age levels including France U16, U17, U18, U19, U20 national teams. Pogba proved himself one of the key players of the France national team that won FIFA U20 World Cup for the first time.
Pogba made senior team debut for the international team in March 2013.
Pogba represented France senior team at 2014 and 2018 FIFA World Cups and 2016 Euro cup, where they finished runner-up in 2016 Euro and France went on winning 2018 FIFA World cup in Russia.
He was also the recipient of Best Young Player of the Tournament in 2014 FIFA World Cup.
What is the Net Worth of Paul Pogba
The 26-years old player is one of the most expensive footballers in the world. In 2016, Premier League club Manchester United signed him for a then-record transfer fee of 105 million Euro. He has earned quite a fortune playing fortune. He has a sponsorship deal with sportswear and equipment supplier Adidas. He appeared in Adidas 2018 World Cup commercials. As of 2018, the net worth of Paul Pogba is estimated $85 million.
Pogba has won many archievements especially with Juventus. Paul has won the Serie A for 4 consecutive seasons. Pogba won the Coppa Italia with Juventus in 2014-15 season where they came 2nd in the Champions League when F.C Barcelona were victorious over Juventus, 3-1 was the score. He also won the U-20 World Cup with France he also won the World Cup's Best Young Player in 2014.
He is very close to his family. His twin brothers are also footballers. Paul is linked to being in a current relationship with the stunning, attractive lady by name of Maria Salaues from Bolivia. She is alleged en route for a modelling career of which is based at Miami, U.S.A. The duo’s relationship is suggested to have existed since the year 2017. Later in 2018, they were once more perceived together this instance with Paul’s mom and Maria having on an engagement ring which proposes a length in their love spec.
20 Inspirational Paul Pogba Quotes On Success
1.“It’s a big challenge too, just to come back to where I came from, where I grew up, where I started. I just didn’t finish what I started here so I think I came here to finish it.”
2.“I do what I love.
3.“I have to keep working hard and playing well because I don’t like to be second or third: they’re the worst places to be. You would be proud, of course, because it means you’re on the way, but you want to finish first.”
4.“Because I’m fairly big, I like to use my body. So I’ll control the ball, even when there’s a player on me, and then I’ll pass.”
5.“I only think about the pitch. I want to do great. I want to be one of the best. I want to win titles. I want to achieve things.”
6.“I want to win titles, I want to achieve things and that’s all – that’s why I came here, just to do this, to become one of the best and to win titles because I know this club has to win titles.”
7.“I’m someone who says what he thinks.”
8.“The real Pogba is the one you see every time. You know, when I’m on the pitch, I cannot act. I’m not an actor. So when I’m in the pitch, I like to joke and laugh, and outside the pitch, I’m the same. For me, I’m normal. I come and play football.”
9.“My family always helped me. I had people around me who always pushed me to be the best: my dad, my mum. My dad used to play and coach as well. But I wasn’t born with shiny things.”
10.“I always dream about winning the Ballon d’Or.”
11.“I am ready to go and just do my best.”
12.“I spoke with a lot of players (who played under Mourinho) when he was at Real Madrid, I spoke with him a few times and he gave me energy, he gave me positivity. So I was thinking why not? I’m sure he can make me improve and make me a better player and a better person.”
13.“I grew up in a flat with my brothers and my cousins. My brothers were in the same bed.”
14.“I’m not trying to say that I’m the strongest, only that I want to be. I may not be among the most beloved players, but that’s not my target. I’m working to be the best.”
15.“I wasn’t really interested in girls. Only football. I was just enjoying football all the time. There was a five-a-side next to the flat, and I used to play there all the time. It was all about football. I wanted to be a professional. That was my goal. I didn’t want to be anything other than a footballer.”
16.“I want to win this World Cup and to do that you have to make sacrifices. Defending isn’t my strong point, I’m not Kante, but I’ll happily do it. I have grown up and matured.”
17.“I want us to go on the pitch, as warriors, as leaders.”
18.“My career is not finished, I cannot say that now. There is work to be done. I hope to progress and get better, win a maximum number of titles. Right now, I am not where I want to be.”
19.“Outside of football, I just love life, you know. We’re lucky to play football, to have all this body. Everyone’s watching us. You see how many people they come and watch the game. It’s unbelievable, you see how many people attend, they shout your name and just enjoy life.”
20.“I want to become a legend, like Pele or Maradona. Or more than them.”