Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 07:29 (GMT + 7)
Pugba became the first MU player to receive a red card in the Champions League round 6 years after Luis Nani's unforgettable moment.
Match of MU – PSG
Paul Poga is one of the most unforgettable names of the MU party in the defeat of PSG 0-2 last night. Numerous expectations, but finally the French midfielder played weak and completely "sinking" to front-line counterparts such as Marco Verrati, Marquines, …
Pugba became the first MU player to receive a red card in the Champions League round 6 years ago
… from Luis Nani's bitter red card, which makes Manchester disqualified at the Old Trafford's eighth round in Real Madrid.
The disappointing peak came in the 89th minute when Pogba received the second yellow card, equivalent to a red card, after mingling with the ball with a rough shoe with Danny Alves. The red card also officially "flew", hoping to find honor and possibly the next chance of MU when they lose the best star in the second game.
According to statistics, this is the first red card MU must have been in the Champions League knockout round for the past 6 years after Luis Nani's case in the 56th minute of the rematch in the 1/8/13 season with Real Madrid. Ironically, the Red Devils also played at Old Trafford's home, got 1-2 losses and were eliminated (total score 2-3).
Although many controversies erupted around this red card, the experts and the NHM recognized the moment when Nani left the field and became the turning point of the match. The player from Portugal was then linked to a "guilty" sign of MU, even the Vietnamese football community even gave one another funny but bitter words "getting rid of a lover with a red card"
Now, Pogba experience the "pain" similar to the old man. If MU can not continue in the Champions League, the 24-year-old star deserves criticism of him.
Solskjaer confessed before MU was "many thorns" after the defeat of 0-2 on the PSG.