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'They Are the Present and the Future of Football' - Paul Pogba Heaps Praise on Kylian Mbappe and Marcus Rashford

Ali Shibil Roshan
Paul Pogba
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Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba believes Marcus Rashford and Kylian Mbappe are the present and the future of football.

Rashford, 23, is considered one of the most important players for both England national team and Man United.

Mbappe, 22, is already regarded as one of the best in the world, with the attacker one of the key players for both France national team and PSG.

Asked about the similarities and differences between Mbappe and Rashford during a Q&A with Man United fans, Pogba, who is a teammate of both players, stated they have achieved so much for their age, and he believes they are 'the present and the future of football'.

"They’re two big, big, big talents. I think they are so young and so talented. They achieved so much for their young age. I think they are the present and the future of football," Pogba said.

Meanwhile, Pogba named Casemiro and N'Golo Kante as the toughest opponents he has faced on the pitch. He said: "To be honest, it’s tough against N’Golo Kante. Casemiro. Casemiro is a hard one also. I can’t remember, they’re the first ones that come into mind, that I had. Yes, those are the first ones, maybe there are a few more but I don’t have the names now."