Former Manchester United striker, Dimitar Berbatov, has said that Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, would be great for midfielder Paul Pogba because he played within the same position.
Berbatov said this before Man United’s Premier League derby with Manchester City this weekend.
Pogba’s future at Man United remains uncertain, after his agent, Mino Raiola, claimed in the week that the France international is unhappy at the club.
But Berbatov believes Pogba, who had drawn the interest of Real Madrid within the past can join Zidane’s side to become the simplest midfielder in the world.
“I’m sure a variety of clubs would have an interest in signing Pogba, and that I have seen tons of rumors about him linking up with Zidane at Real Madrid,” Berbatov told Betfair.
“I want to ascertain him return to his best form because he’s an excellent guy. goes to Real Madrid the solution? Maybe, Zidane, his fellow countryman is there, and if he goes, it might be a clean slate for him.
“As a player, you’ll learn something from every coach, not always goodies, within the case of Zidane, I’m sure he would be great for Pogba because he played within the same position, and he was the simplest therein role, he can speak to him about it, and that they have already got that connection of both being French.
“It might only be a couple of small things, but Zidane has been there and knows what it takes to be the simplest midfielder within the world, which are some things that I might love Pogba to travel on and be.”
Berbatov added, “But, it all depends on the player and his mindset, you’ve got to require onboard everything that a teacher tells you, albeit it isn’t compliments, you’ve got to concentrate to the criticism and the way to enhance, sometimes you can’t surround yourself with folks that love you and tell you ways good you’re, the reality hurts but it is often useful.”