April 13, 2024

Pogba: a heavy penalty that sounds like the end of the road

Paul Pogba is in danger of paying a heavy price… Tested positive for testosterone at the start of the season, following Juventus Turin’s trip to Udinese in Serie A, the 2018 world champion with Les Bleus was provisionally suspended on September 11.

And while the counter-expertise had confirmed the presence of the incriminating substance, the Italian anti-doping prosecuto…

Paul Pogba is in danger of paying a heavy price… Tested positive for testosterone at the start of the season, following Juventus Turin’s trip to Udinese in Serie A, the 2018 world champion with Les Bleus was provisionally suspended on September 11.

And while the counter-expertise had confirmed the presence of the incriminating substance, the Italian anti-doping prosecutor’s office decided to strike hard. They are calling for a four-year suspension for the former Manchester United midfielder, the maximum sentence required. re years on the sidelines.

In four years’ time, Pogba will be 34… It is therefore not out of the question that if the sanction is confirmed, the French international may decide to call time on his career. In the meantime, a long legal battle awaits the player.