Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has praised the
talents of midfielder Paul Pogba, claiming his skills are comparable to Steven
Pogba has come in for criticism recently, with Liverpool
legend Graeme Souness making some sort of medal and table-based request of the
Scholes was a first-team mainstay when Pogba first emerged
at Old Trafford, effectively impeding the academy product by being really
bloody good himself.
And he has been incredibly vocal with regards to the World
Cup winner, rather than needlessly critical.
He feels that Pogba "can do everything as a midfield
player", much like Liverpool favourite Gerrard.
"I played a bit with Paul and everyone knows the talent
he's got," he told the official United podcast.
"He's been brilliant for Juventus, brilliant for France
in the World Cup and really good at times here as well.
"He can do everything as a midfield player and you'd
probably liken him to Steven Gerrard with the pace, the power, the skill. He
can do absolutely everything."
- TEAMtalk media