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How a Black Player Became Most Expensive Footballer in History

Paul Pogba has re-joined Manchester United for N45 billion world record fee.
His energy and explosive style is compared with Patrick Viera – “Pogboom” left French club, Le Havre acrimoniously in 2009 to Manchester United .

Pogba left United a boy and returned a man, leaving a colossal hole in the club’s pocket in the process It has been a long and arduous journey for a black player to be the world’s most expensive footballer ever with Paul Pogba’s transfer back to Manchester United from Juventus for N45billion (£105million).pogba

Gone are the days of total disregard for black player’s abilities and modicum financial reward for their undoubted skills, performances and inputs. The leggy Frenchman nicknamed ‘Paul the Octopus` in Italy for his long legs that look like tentacles in tackling and running, and also generally compared with the former France international, Patrick Viera for his energy and explosive style on the pitch has indeed made history.

Paul Labile Pogba was born on 15 March, 1993 in Lagny- sur-Marne, Seine-et-Marne to modest Guinean parents. He has two older brothers who are twins (Florentin and Mathias) and are also footballers, plying their trade with Sainte Etiene in France and Partick Thistle in Scotland respectively.

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