Pogba Names Ronaldo And Zidane As His Idols

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Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba has named former Brazil international and Real Madrid boss, Zidane as his idols growing up.

Pogba turner 23 today and is the future of France, as they look to win the Euro 2016.

Pogba revealed the pair left a mark on him and have helped him become the player he is today.

“We watched it on TV at home and I remember going out in our car afterwards to celebrate with friends and sound our horns,” he told Fifa’s official website.

“Ronaldo is my footballing role model and the player that made me fall in love with football. I was enthralled by him as I used to play up front when I was younger. His technique, pace and eye for goal, as well as the variety of his play, was something I liked and admired.

“And of course Zidane too. He’s a French icon and someone who made a real impression on us. We won’t forget him. Everyone respects and admires him and we all want to emulate what he’s achieved in his career.”



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