Reports from Italy say that Paul Pogba hurt his thigh, which could hurt his chances of playing in the upcoming World Cup. Thigh injury threatens Pogba’s World Cup performance. Pogba, a star player for France, just got back to training with Juventus.
Thigh injury threatens Pogba’s World Cup performance
He hasn’t played for Juventus yet because he hurt his knee in the summer. AFP asked Juve and Pogba’s agents to confirm the injury, but neither responded. Italian media said it was muscle fatigue, which could keep him out of action for 10 days. Les Bleus’ first World Cup game is on November 22 against Australia.
On November 9, coach Didier Deschamps will announce the team that will go to Qatar for the tournament. Friday, Massimiliano Allegri, the coach of Juve, said that it was “very unlikely” that the 29-year-old midfielder would play before the Qatar World Cup. On November 13, Juve’s last game of 2022 will be at home against Lazio.