Good news sometimes comes with a bad one. Some time ago, fans of Manchester United welcomed the qualification of their favorite team for the final of the Europa League, after a great match against the club of Celta Vigo. In the euphoria of victory, Paul Pogba, midfielder of Manchester, and the most expensive player in football history, also learned a sad news.
Indeed, Antoine Fassou Pogba, father of the Pogba brothers (Florentin, Mathias and Paul), all three professional footballers, died Friday, May 12 at the age of 79, he died in the country where his son Paul evolves Currently, in England. The Pogba family confirmed this news that saddened many families and thousands of fans around the world.
Separated for many years from Yeo Moriba, the mother of the three brothers, Antoine Fassou Pogba was in England where he was receiving treatment lately for a long illness.
One can understand the love that Paul Pogba with his brothers had for their father. We still remember this moving scene at the Euro when they had wished him in a very special way the Father’s Day. Even though he has been separated from their mother for a long time, a father remains a father, and one can only have his heart bruised when he learns this kind of news.
We hope that Pogba will continue to pay tribute to his father with prowess in his trade, football.