Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba remains fasting completely when the Red Devils beat AS Roma 6-2 in the first leg of the Europa League semi-final at Old Trafford, Friday (30/4) early morning Western Indonesian Time.
Even though he didn’t eat and drink, the French player still showed his best against the Italian team.
He created goals from Bruno Fernandes and goals from Edinson Cavani. In fact, Pogba contributed to the Red Devils’ winning goal in the match. Berita Terkini
Which made it even more impressive that Pogba didn’t eat or drink until the game was over.
Pogba chose to break his fast when the match ended. As soon as the whistle sounded, Pogba immediately pulled over and consumed an energy drink while squatting, then he returned to serve an interview with the media.
The French player explained that he did not get bad effects because fasting while playing.
“I have been doing it for years,” Pogba was quoted as saying from Manchester United’s official website.
“I also have a professional nutritionist here, who helps me with what I need to eat and also when I train, he gives me some ingredients, a little protein, so I don’t lose a lot of muscle and that’s okay.” Berita Dunia
“I’m lucky. It’s not too hot, you know, so I can deal with it. It’s not too difficult, you know. It’s okay and it’s for a good cause so that’s good,” added Pogba. Politik Eropa dan Prusia