Paul Pogba has lauded summer signing Fred and believes a dual can forge a clever partnership in executive midfield after a Brazilian done his entrance for Manchester United.
Despite usually training together for a few days – with Pogba returning to Carrington on Monday after his exploits during a World Cup – a dual players lined adult together in Friday’s 2-1 feat over Leicester City.
Pogba got a side off to a ideal start, concealment from a chastisement mark inside 3 minutes, while Luke Shaw netted a wilful second idea late on.
Although Pogba admits there is still copiousness for both he and Fred – as good as youngster Andreas Pereira – to work on, he is happy with their initial tour together and a intensity their partnership possesses.
Asked about his couple adult with Fred, Pogba told Sky Sports: ‘We started OK. we wouldn’t contend it was a best game, though apparently it’s normal.
‘We usually started to play together, we started training together, we can feel he is a very, unequivocally good player, we know he will unequivocally assistance us.
‘And with Andreas as well, unequivocally young, he showed his ability today.
‘But to be honest we feel unequivocally gentle with [Fred] and with a rest of a other centre mids. we feel we will be unequivocally happy with Fred this season.’