Arsene Wenger: We tried to sign Pogba

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he tried to sign Paul Pogba as a teen.


Pogba is expected to start for Manchester United on Saturday against the Gunners.

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Wenger has revealed he tried to sign Pogba when the youngster was leaving United on a free transfer.

The Frenchman eventually opted for Juventus, but Wenger explained: “Things happened very quickly.

“We were interested in him. We tried to get him to come here. But he very quickly signed for Juventus.”


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