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On the spot Paul Pogba scored the opening goal of the Premier League season

I think the future for him in the French national team, amongst that fantastic group of players, can only be brilliant, and I hope that he understands why he was very good.

In comments widely regarded as reflecting continuing problems with his relationship with the United boss, he wrote: "I'll always give my best for the fans and my team mates, no matter what's going on".

But it was when he was asked whether he was happy at Old Trafford that Pogba gave a rather extraordinary answer.

Although he hasn't said anything to further inspire more exit talk, he hasn't done anything to make it go away either.

"We've learned from the past that if he takes too many players on, like he did at Chelsea and Real Madrid, then there's only one outcome".

Captain of the night Paul Pogba stepped up to take it and after a lengthy run-up, the World Cup victor stroked home a confident kick into the top right corner.

Paul Pogba said he needs to be happy to perform at his best for Manchester United, adding that he would be fined if he spoke his true feelings.

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"We have big coaching staffs and I think we are more the head coach than the manager".

Mourinho, who has cut a frustrated and grumpy figure during a transfer window in which United failed to sign any of his centre-back targets, hailed Pereira's "phenomenal" performance after United won their first game of the season.

It's suggested that the club want a more "streamlined transfer policy" after they were caught short this summer. "If you're not happy, you can not give your best".

There's no doubt Pogba has always been surrounded by great leaders and there were plenty of fans calling for him to be named the club's captain.

"If I played Scott, I would have two kids and a new player [Fred] in midfield".

"Every team is a good team, forget the name, forget the history, forget the shirt".

Mourinho intimidated the way United operated - and the amount of power he wielded - would be shifting following the club's Friday night win over Leicester City.

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