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French icon Desailly slams Paul Pogba and says Man Utd star ‘cheats a bit and doesn’t help defensively’

MARCEL DESAILLY has branded Paul Pogba a little ‘cheater’ who doesn’t help out enough defensively.

The France and Chelsea legend discussed the reasons behind Pogba being dropped Manchester United were kicked out of the Champions League by Atletico Madrid.

Marcel Desailly slammed Paul Pogba after being dropped for Atletico Madrid defeat

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Ralf Rangnick chose Fred and Scott McTominay as his midfield duo, bringing in Pogba late on.

And Desailly believes that’s because Pogba doesn’t offer the same defensive work rate as Fred or McTominay.

The world champion continued be in sports Match coverage: “In terms of quality, you can’t compare Pogba to Fred, McTominay or Matic.

“If you allow him to be a playmaker behind Ronaldo, he will take advantage of that.

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“When things are going well he’s fantastic, but when things aren’t going well he didn’t deliver what everyone expected offensively and at the same time he’ll cheat a bit.

“He won’t fall behind and will help midfield with the defensive intensity the team is looking for.”

Fred showed why he started a few ahead of the Frenchman Outrageous skill in the first half.

But neither he nor McTominay could spur United to victory distasteful home defeat to Atlético.

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The Brazilian broke off Atletico attacks and the score could have been worse for the Red Devils had they started Pogba.

The Frenchman may have played his last Champions League game for United with him Personal trainer claims he will be leaving at the end of the season.

His contract expires in the summer Juventus have reportedly been in touch with their agent Mino Raiola about a possible transfer.

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