Claudio Marchisio reckons it would be
in Manchester United star Paul Pogba's best interest to return to
Juventus in the off-season.
United paid a then record-breaking £89million fee to bring their
former player back to Old Trafford but the Frenchman's second spell in
Manchester has been far from settled.
Injuries and inconsistent form has raised speculation around the 2018
World Cup winners' future and rumours have been circulating of a
potential move to Juve or Real Madrid this summer.
Marchisio says he felt Pogba made a mistake leaving Juventus in the
first place and claims he would love to see the playmaker back at the
"I would be very happy," Marchisio told Tuttosport, when asked about a
potential return to Torino. "I told him that he was wrong to go to
Manchester and that if he really wanted to change he should choose
"Having said that, his return would be extremely positive, Paul would
be reborn in the environment he loves and pampers him the most.
"And he would give Juventus a lot as they need someone like him in the middle: he is a great professional."
Pogba, who is working his way back to full fitness, added fuel to
speculation about a possible return to the Old Lady after he put a post
on Instagram with himself training in a Juventus shirt.
- TEAMtalk media