Rio Ferdinand has spoken to Paul Pogba about his time at Manchester United and revealed just how influential Michael Carrick has been.
Carrick started the season as a bit-part player under Jose Mourinho but having just started his third game in a week in Man United’s 2-0 win over West Brom.
Fans have long had a deep appreciation for Carrick and by the looks of it Pogba shares that admiration.
Speaking about Pogba and Carrick in his column for The Sunday Times, Ferdinand said: “There is a long list to which we need to add Paul Pogba’s name, and that is of team-mates who have appreciated Michael Carrick.
“I have spoken to Pogba about it, and Carrick has set him free.
“Pogba had a prickly start to his second United career but now he is looking like his real self and it’s down to several factors. Continue reading →