first_img Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars 2 Paul Pogba is enjoying his football again under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer MONEY “And Pogba was well aware that Mourinho didn’t really want him at Old Trafford – and other players felt like that too.“There was a complete breakdown in the communication and relationship between the player and his manager. And once that happens, someone has to leave.“But then a new manager comes in and all of a sudden he starts to tell you how good you are. He shifts your position a little bit and tells you what you have been doing wrong.“Because sometimes you can’t see what is going on, and it might just be something simple in your game. I remember having a meeting with Sir Bobby before our very first match together.“He told me that instead of coming towards the ball all the time, I should run away from the defenders. Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade The former England striker scored five goals in Robson’s first game in charge and, similarly, Pogba has been in the form of his life since Solskjaer replaced Jose Mourinho in December, scoring eight goals in nine league games.The France midfielder was rumoured to be on the verge of leaving in the January transfer window if Mourinho, who dropped him on several occasions, was still in charge.Shearer told The Sun: “The transformation of Paul Pogba since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer took over has been incredible.“And it brings back memories of my situation when Sir Bobby Robson replaced Ruud Gullit at Newcastle.“As a player, you are well aware when a manager doesn’t want you at a football club. RANKED Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions Alan Shearer believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has turned around Paul Pogba’s Manchester United career, just like Sir Bobby Robson did with his at Newcastle.The St James’ Park legend scored 206 goals for the club – a record – while he is also the Premier League‘s top scoring player with 260 strikes to his name, however, under Ruud Gullit he was struggling for form until Robson replaced him in 1999. Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ REVEALED Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Sir Bobby Robson brought the best out of Alan Shearer, who had fallen out of favour under previous manager Ruud Gullit huge blow shining Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won REVEALED BEST OF no dice REPLY Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury 2 ADVICE Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move “It was something straight forward but I had never thought about it before. As a player, it just takes a different voice or for someone to say to you, ‘This is what you need to do’.“Solskjaer has come in and spotted that with Pogba and he has completely changed his mood and form.”Pogba will be looking to continue his stunning form when United host Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the Champions League last-16 on Tuesday.United are unbeaten in 11 games and take on a PSG side without Neymar (foot), while Edinson Cavani is a major doubt with a thigh problem.Meanwhile, the French club’s star midfielder, Marco Verratti, who has been nursing an ankle injury, only returned from a three-week lay-off against Bordeaux on Saturday, playing 59 minutes.last_img read more