08 January 2016
UEFA has today announced that Paul Pogba has been named in UEFA.com’s 2015 Team of the Year.
The French midfielder was selected in 56 per cent of the website users’ teams, earning a total of 361,421 votes as a consequence. Five Barcelona players join Pogba in the starting XI (Dani Alves, Gerard Pique, Andres Iniesta, Lionel Messi and Neymar), along with Manuel Neuer, David Alaba, Sergio Ramos, James Rodriguez and Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Juventus midfielder was one of six shortlisted Bianconeri (Gigi Buffon, Giorgio Chiellini, Leonardo Bonucci, Claudio Marchisio and Alvaro Morata) in the running, the second time he has been up for nomination after first featuring in 2014.
All associated with Juventus Football Club wish to congratulate Paul on his fine achievement.