File picture: Manchester United and France midfielder Paul Pogba provides a press convention after a gala soccer match between All Star France and Guinea on the Vallee du Cher Stadium in Excursions, central France, on December 29, 2019, as a part of the “48h for Guinea” charity occasion. GUILLAUME SOUVANT / AFP.
Manchester United star, Paul Pogba, has defined he wore a Juventus shirt to assist his good friend, Blaise Matuidi, who’s battling the coronavirus illness.
Pogba posted a video of himself carrying a Juventus shirt whereas in coaching sparking exit speculations.
Matuidi who’s Pogba’s French teammate, on Tuesday, grew to become the second participant in Juventus, after Daniele Rugani, to check constructive to coronavirus.
The Juve star is recovering from the illness however Pogba confirmed his assist for him by carrying the shirt which had his (Matuidi’s) identify and jersey quantity 14 written on the again.
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“Supporting our Juventus and Sampdoria friends @blaisematuidiofficiel, @albinekdal and all athletes and people around the world who are facing this difficult moment,” the midfielder wrote. ⠀⠀
“Be robust, #StayAtHome and be secure 💪🏾! New coaching camp is named …⠀⠀
Quarantine PP Area, open 24/7! 🏋🏾♂. Having enjoyable working at house 🏠 with my brother @victorlindelof!⠀⠀
He added, “I do know the cheeky ones will speak concerning the Juventus jersey 😏 I’m simply supporting my associates … that’s all, nothing extra 😁).”
United centre-back, Victor Linderlof, additionally joined the Frenchman within the indoor coaching and wore a Sampdoria shirt to point out solidarity for Swedish teammate, Albin Ekdal, who equally examined constructive to coronavirus.
The defender wore Ekdal’s Sampdoria shirt within the video which has sparked rumours of Pogba’s attainable return to the Italian aspect.
Matuidi himself took to his Twitter account to difficulty an replace about his therapy, saying he’s “positive.”
“I am positive. I am positive, I am strong, morale is good. I am positive, we will collectively emerge stronger from this test.” the World Cup winner tweeted.
“Thank you for your messages of friendship and support. Let us remain disciplined and united. I am positive, we will do it.”
Je suis positif.
Je suis positif, je suis fort, le ethical est bon.
Je suis positif, nous ressortirons collectivement plus forts de cette épreuve.
Merci pour vos messages d’amitié et de soutien. Restons disciplinés et unis.
Je suis positif, nous allons le faire. pic.twitter.com/iEEf3SMmeV
— Blaise Matuidi (@MATUIDIBlaise) March 18, 2020