Register Login Scores

International Transfers

‘Juve Should Sell Pogba, He’s No Messi’

Former Juventus coach, Giovanni Trapattoni has insisted that the club should sell prized asset, Paul Pogba, and cash in on the huge transfer fee that they could potentially get from Real Madrid.

Reports: Barca To Join Pogba Chase

The talented French midfielder was the subject of heavy speculation during the January transfer window and it is now widely believed that the Spanish giants will make a big money move for the 2013 Golden Boy Award winner. 75-year-old Italian coach, Trapattoni insists that Juventus should take the money.

“If a club wants to do crazy things for a player then it's better to let them go,” he told Tuttosport.

He then went on to say that Pogba is not as good as Lionel Messi and that any money made from selling him would allow the club to reinvest in top quality players elsewhere. He concluded by saying that he believes the club will retain their Serie A title this season and win a fifth in a row next season.

“Pogba is a great player but he isn't Messi. It would be silly not to sell him for €100m,” he added.  Juventus could get three quality players at a medium to high European level with the money.

“There is the potential for Juventus to win five Scudetti in a row.

“Inside Juventus, though, they will be planning two years ahead of where we are now and they will be thinking of winning seven or eight straight titles. It's an engine that never stops running.

Pogba has scored seven goals and made two assists in 24 appearances for Juventus this season.

‘Pogba Will Cost More Than Ronaldo & Messi’

Do you think Juventus should allow Pogba to join Real Madrid? Have your say in the comments section below.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Paul Pogba

Crazy Rumour: Man United Offer £61m for Pogba?

Hummels To Man Utd, Pogba To Real – Last Minute Drama?


Top 5

The Highest-Paid Player At Each EPL Club Revealed

8 Oct 26, 2020 07:15 PM in Cadbury

Chiefs’ CAF Itinerary After Swallows Shock  

40 Nov 26, 2020 10:51 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Courtois & De Bruyne's Messages For Anele

15 Nov 23, 2020 03:46 PM in Players Abroad

Gould Signs With PSL Newbies

25 Nov 26, 2020 09:45 AM in Siyagobhoza

Rest In Peace Anele Ngcongca!

163 Nov 23, 2020 09:42 AM in PSL

Insider Lifts Lid On Chiefs' Dax Drama

88 Nov 24, 2020 02:48 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Nurkovic Dazzles As He Shows Off Model SA Bae

14 Nov 23, 2020 04:28 PM in Footballers & Chill

Courtois & De Bruyne's Messages For Anele

15 Nov 23, 2020 03:46 PM in Players Abroad

Worker Fired After Taking Pic With Maradona's Dead Body

13 Nov 27, 2020 09:34 AM in World News

Agent: I’m Not Surprised By What He Did Against Chiefs

17 Nov 26, 2020 01:33 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

14 Footballers Who Have Degrees

28 Sep 16, 2020 08:30 PM in World News

11 Footballers Who Went Broke

33 Jun 10, 2020 07:15 PM in World News

Memela: Why I Left Pirates…

21 Nov 26, 2020 01:15 PM in Orlando Pirates