first_imgPaul Pogba aggravated an ankle injury during Manchester United’s draw with Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Paul Pogba could miss Manchester United’s upcoming clashes with AZ Alkmaar and Newcastle after aggravating an ankle problem against Arsenal.Despite the injury, Pogba, 26, managed the full 90 minutes as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang cancelled out Scott McTominay’s deflected strike in a low-quality 1-1 draw at Old Trafford.The France midfielder first felt the niggle during United’s 1-1 draw at Southampton at the end of August and subsequently missed the Red Devils’ next three games.Though Pogba appeared to have recovered from the injury, ESPN claims that he once again complained of ankle pain following Monday night’s match.ADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityIt’s understood Pogba will be assessed ahead of United’s Europa League clash at AZ Alkmaar on Thursday evening.AdvertisementAdvertisementThe report suggests Pogba could even be left at home when Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s squad travel to St James’ Park this weekend.United kicked off their European campaign with a 1-0 win over Astana last month and will be looking to extend their lead at the top of Group L with victory in the Netherlands. Manchester United star Paul Pogba could miss Newcastle clash after injury setback against Arsenal Unai Emery speaks after Manchester United DrawTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 6:24FullscreenUnai Emery speaks after Manchester United Drawhttps://metro.co.uk/video/unai-emery-speaks-manchester-united-draw-2017004/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Peter Schmeichel labelled Pogba a ‘problem child’ in the aftermath of Monday evening’s draw.‘I don’t understand what his role in this team is,’ the former goalkeeper told Stadium Astro.‘Even when Ole made the substitutions and put Pogba further forward, not a lot happened.‘There were two very good passes in the game from Pogba but it’s two, it’s not 15. And I see that as a problem. He takes up so much attention.‘It kind of feels like he’s a problem child in this team.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘When you have someone who takes up so much attention, we need to understand what is his role, what is he going to do for this Manchester United team? I think the players are good enough around him.‘He was kind of hiding a little bit in the first half, especially in the first half. Second half was a little bit better.‘Of course when he gets moved further forward his defensive responsibilities are a bit less, then he gets the ball a bit more.‘He’s not playing in the same way he did last season for sure.’Who will finish higher in the Premier League?Arsenal0%Manchester United0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Brendan Rodgers would do a better job at Manchester United than Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, says Jason Cundy Advertisement Commentcenter_img Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 1 Oct 2019 4:14 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link316Shares Solskjaer says Man Utd players were affected by linesman’s flagTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 5:37FullscreenSolskjaer says Man Utd players were affected by linesman’s flaghttps://metro.co.uk/video/solskjaer-says-man-utd-players-affected-linesmans-flag-2016988/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Roy Keane slammed Pogba’s performance following United’s dismal draw with Unai Emery’s Gunners.‘They need more from Pogba,’ the former United captain told Sky Sports.‘We gave him the big build up before the game – he’s the best player, blah, blah, blah.‘He was disappointing. So poor.’last_img read more