Tottenham Hotspur supervisor, Jose Mourinho, warned his gamers of the hazard posed by Paul Pogba and his ‘stunning’ passes, when either side confronted one another on the finish of final season, footage from Amazon Prime’s All or Nothing documentary has revealed.
It was either side’ first fixture after the restart in June, with Pogba named on the bench for the time after shaking off a long-term harm.
Spurs took the lead by way of Steven Bergwijn, however the recreation modified when Pogba was launched within the second half.
Pogba received the penalty that resulted within the equalizer scored by Bruno Fernandes, earlier than establishing Marcus Rashford to web the winner.
Earlier than then, at half time, Mourinho had underlined the significance of stopping Pogba when he comes on, talking in glowing phrases concerning the Frenchman regardless of their poor relationship at United.
Talking to the squad at half-time within the dressing room, Mourinho mentioned: “I feel, for certain, eventually Pogba is coming. And each time Pogba has the ball, he could have the imaginative and prescient, he could have the standard of go.
“So Pogba will enhance the standard of passing, so we have to press him. And we have to management what is way from him.
“There may be lots of area to counter-attack and to kill them.”
Because the gamers stood up to return out on the pitch, Mourinho shouted: “Don’t let Pogba shoot! If he approaches the field, press the ball if he shoots!”