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These Man Utd fans identify new role for star midfielder Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba is on the road to recovery after having his ankle cast taken off this week.

The Frenchman has been absent since United’s 1-1 draw against Arsenal on 30 September where he aggravated his ankle injury.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side have coped well without their star midfielder, winning five of their last six including Sunday’s convincing victory over Brighton.

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However, when Pogba does return, Solskjaer will inevitably have to find a player of such quality a place in the starting eleven.

Fred and Scott McTominay have began to form a promising partnership in central midfield behind Andreas Pereira who has been starting in the number 10 position.

While Pereira scored in United’s win on Sunday, there are still question marks around his final product and whether he’s good enough to operate in the attacking midfield role.

Many fans think Pogba should return to the side in the number 10 position as he could help get the best out of front three Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Daniel James.

Click here to check out an opinion piece on why Pogba should start in the number 10 position.

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