Pogba’s agent: the French midfielder will miss the World Cup to recover after surgery

ROME: The agent of the French midfielder Paul Pogba said on Monday that the player will miss the World Cup finals in Qatar after failure to recover after knee surgery. Pogba was operated on last September but his agent said after a medical examination the midfielder would not return to Juventus or join France for the final, which will take place from 20 November to 18 December. (Reuters)