Why are Manchester United so much worse without Paul Pogba?

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Wow. Considering the season Pogba has had so far, both in the Premier League and in Europe, Souness' comments are a bit unfair.

Pogba's sending off will see him miss United's next three domestic games, with the first being against Manchester City at Old Trafford this weekend.

The mood of those Manchester United fans watching the game against Arsenal when that red card was brandished to Paul Pogba suddenly changed from a gleeful one to a rather dreary one, despite their team triumphing at the home of a rival by an incredible 1-3 scoreline.

In an interview, the Liverpool legend said "He obviously came in with a huge price tag and that comes with big, big pressure, especially at a club like Manchester United".

City were thought likely to play in an ICC tournament in China in 2018 but organisers may hold off on staging such an event in that country until a non-World Cup year. He's a quality passer but his biggest strength is his athleticism, his legs.

United's record signing is out of Sunday's match, live on Sky Sports Premier League, through suspension and the Manchester City midfielder believes that could have a negative impact on Jose Mourinho's team.

And the Spaniard has insisted that City will have to stop United, rather than the other way around. We need to win as well.

Sunday's derby game will present the likes of Ander Herrera, Delay Blind and young Scott McTominay the chance to prove their worth if selected by the manager, which can also influence the game positively for United, as we saw with Rashford. "You need to be there offensively and defensively", the French worldwide told official Man Utd website. 'You can drop points at any time.

'So if you have to choose a moment to lose then this would be the right one.

"They're certainly more of a goal threat when Pogba's in the team but in terms of if you're on the back foot and you're looking to nick the game, he's not your man to be in the team, for me".