Manchester United fans react to Paul Pogba performance vs Brighton

I’ve seen some poor performances post-Sir Alex Ferguson. Manchester United’s 3-2 defeat to Brighton was right up there.

Jose Mourinho’s men were awful from the get-go. Defensively, Victor Lindelof and Eric Bailly were a shambles, while the forwards looked toothless in attack.

Perhaps the worst of the bunch was captain Paul Pogba. The Frenchman couldn’t pass the ball to a teammate. He gave possession away far too cheaply on countless occasions. All while wearing the captain’s armband, too…

It just wasn’t a mature display from the 25-year-old whom big things are expected of in his third season back ‘home’. Too many times he’s shirked the limelight and shied away. How many times should we continue to put our faith in him?

We all know what a talented individual he is. Heck, we saw it as he tore apart Manchester City single-handedly last term. The consistency isn’t there, though. For whatever reason, without sounding too much like the bitter Graeme Souness, his head just doesn’t look in it.

As you’d imagine, United fans all over Twitter were less than satisfied with the overall display. They weren’t too kind to Pogba this evening. Heck, we should show them to him, maybe it’d be the kick up the back-side he requires…


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