Solskjaer hopes Pogba starts against Arsenal
Pogba was a surprise omission from the United squad in Saturday’s 2-0 win over Burnley, having previously made substitute cameos against Watford and Newcastle United following almost three months on the sidelines.
The World Cup-winning midfielder has made just seven league appearances for the Red Devils this season after starting all but four of their Premier League games in 2018-19.
Solskjaer said Pogba was not far away from being fit to face Burnley and indicated the France international will be involved at Emirates Stadium today after not being risked at Turf Moor.
Asked whether Pogba is in contention to play, Solskjaer told reporters: “Yeah, I would think so.
“When you’ve been out for such a while, it’s always going to take time to be 100 per cent [fit].
“He just needed another day, probably, of recovery.”
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