Rashford told me he’d score free-kick – Pogba

Rashford told me he’d score free-kick – Pogba

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Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has heaped praise on match-winner Marcus Rashford — and revealed the striker knew he would score his free-kick.

United looked to be heading for a goalless draw in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final at Celta Vigo on Thursday night until Rashford came to the rescue.


The 19-year-old Forward stepped up to curl his second-half free-kick into the back of the net and score a crucial away goal for Jose Mourinho‘s silverware-chasing side.

 

 

And Pogba revealed Rashford told him he felt confident about scoring before stepping up to net the stunner.

 

 

Speaking to BT Sport after the game, Pogba said: ‘On the pitch, we don’t look at the age. He’s been doing great this season and we trust him.

 

 

‘When he took that free-kick, he told me he was going to score and he put it in so that’s the most important thing.

 

Culled from Mail Sport 

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