Premier League legend and Sky Sport pundit Jamie Carragher has said that Manchester United summer marquee addition Paul Pogba is a defensive liability.
The Red Devils were gifted a clear chance to make the top four but they were lacklustre in their game against Bournemouth.
“He’s not a game changer. It was a signal of their intentions to spend £90 million on someone I would say isn’t a finished article,” Chelsea legend Frank Lampard said in his criticism of Pogba after the game.
United were forced to a 1-1 draw that would likely see them finish outside of the top four this season.
“He hasn’t quite delivered and he hasn’t been a game-changer,” Lampard added.
When Carragher had his turn to speak, he was unsparing in his criticism.
“He’s still nowhere near good enough and hasn’t got the discipline. He’s a liability defensively. What he does give you is a fantastic passing range. There’s no doubt he has a great relationship with [Zlatan] Ibra[himovic],” the Reds legend said. (more…)