Herrera injury sees Pogba enter for Man United

first_imgManchester United Herrera injury gives dropped Pogba another chance to shine for Man United Ryan Benson Last updated 1 year ago 04:30 22/2/2018 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments() Paul Pogba, Manchester United, Pablo Sarabia, Sevilla Aitor Alcalde Manchester United UEFA Champions League Sevilla v Manchester United Sevilla Paul Pogba The former Juventus man was dropped for the Red Devils’ trip to Seville, but an injury to his team-mate has given him the chance to prove a point An early injury to Ander Herrera handed Paul Pogba a reprieve after he was dropped for Manchester United’s Champions League last-16 first-leg clash with Sevilla.Herrera had been struggling in recent weeks with a muscle complaint and then appeared to pick up a hamstring injury 17 minutes into Wednesday’s game at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan.Unable to continue, the player was taken off, allowing Pogba the chance to get involved having previously been left on the bench in something of a shock decision made by Jose Mourinho. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Williams case shows Solskjaer isn’t holding Man Utd’s youngsters back – he’s protecting them Goalkeeper crisis! Walker to the rescue but City sweating on Ederson injury ahead of Liverpool clash Out of his depth! Emery on borrowed time after another abysmal Arsenal display Diving, tactical fouls & the emerging war of words between Guardiola & Klopp The France international had originally been overlooked in favour of Scott McTominay, who filled the final United midfield spot in Andalusia. He had also missed out at the weekend due to an illness, giving McTominay the chance to shine in a 2-0 defeat of Huddersfield Town.Pogba’s form has dipped of late and has reportedly seen his relationship with Mourinho become strained as a result.last_img