‘Check out the PowerPoint’ – Pogba avoids blame in Man Utd penalty row - football

‘Check out the PowerPoint’ – Pogba avoids blame in Man Utd penalty row



Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists he has no need to address Manchester United’s penalty policy after another miss by Paul Pogba stole the headlines in their 1-1 draw against Wolves.
After Ruben Neves superbly cancelled out a fine Anthony Martial opener at Molineux, the World Cup winner took the second-half spot-kick he won – despite Marcus Rashford’s successful conversion in the win against Chelsea.
Rui Patricio saved the spot-kick and, angered by the players’ discussion about the taker, United great Gary Neville said: “This is a Manchester United penalty, this is not tombola.”
Solskjaer later confirmed Rashford and Pogba were the two designated penalty takers and said does not feel he needs to address spot-kicks. “Not at all,” he said. “The two of them are confident and good penalty takers and I’ve been in that situation myself, gone up and missed a penalty for Norway.
“When there’s two names there, it’s the one who’s the most confident and Paul has scored so many before, so absolutely no problem.
“It doesn’t have to be (one taker), no.
“Because sometimes in a game you do grow in confidence. Sometimes ‘I don’t want to take it today because I had a bad day’.
“Absolutely no problem with players walking up and saying, ‘this is mine’.”
Solskjaer was also asked about the incident after the game by Sky Sports, with Solskjaer adamant that the...
URL source: http://www.teamtalk.com/news/category/competitions/english-premiership/manchester-united/

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