Manchester United star midfielder Paul Pogba has denied reports that he’s quiting the national football team over President Emmanuel Macron’s ‘Islamist terrorism’ statement.

Pogba deny quiting France National Team over fallout with President Emmanuel Macron

The footballing world was shocked earlier this morning when reports of the French

man quiting the national team surfaced online as Pogba’s decision was reportedly

said to have come after President Macron said that ‘monstrosity of Islamist

terrorism’ must be dealt with strongly.

Macron’s comments come against the backdrop of the beheading of Samuel Paty

a school teacher who was killed for showing allegedly communal cartoons

to school children.

According to reports, the 27-year-old World Cup-winning footballer, a practicing

Muslim decided to quit the national side in the wake of widespread outrage over

Macron’s statement.

The Manchester United midfielder have now taken to his official Instagram page

to deny such rumours as he labelled the reports as fake.

Paul Pogba noted how strongly he stand against any form of terror and violence

as he slammed the media house that initiated the reports.

He added that he will be pressing charges against the media house that published the

story as he noted how sad it is to have had such story published about him.

See Pogba’s post below:

Pogba, whose career kicked off in 2013 in France, played a central role in France’s 2018 World Cup triumph in Russia even scoring in the final against Croatia.

 



Stay Connected , follow us on: Facebook: @thesleakdotcom, Twitter: @Thesleakdotcom, Instagram: @the_sleak

To place an advert/sponsored post on our site, contact us via [email protected]
Previous article#BBNaija: Ka3na stuns out in sexy matching outfit alongside her daughter (Photos)
Next articleEndSARS: We have to complete what we started — Falz breaks silence (Video)
I'm the Co-founder and Editor at Thesleak.com. We strive to constantly provide news in various domains in connection to the Nigerian region and the rest of the world. I work also as a PR and Brand Specialist and aim to grow thesleak as a brand to reach mass audiences. You can reach out to me at [email protected]

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here