Shocking news for the French national team after Pogba’s injury: will he play the World Cup?

Rome: French midfielder Paul Pogba, recently returned to Juventus, faces the specter of his country’s absence from the World Cup in Qatar, due to an injury. Pogba returned to Juventus questsummer after leaving Manchester United, but during prime weeks of his second stint with the club Italian suffered a knee injury, which could prevent him from participating in the World Cup in Qatar, four years after being in test the national team to win the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Pogba complained of an injury while he was with Juventus in the United States and early exams revealed that he suffered from a meniscus injury in his right knee. According to the Corriere dello Sport, Pogba will undergo a medical examination today, Thursday, by a specialized doctor. The Italian newspaper indicated that Pogba has two options, the first is to remove the affected part of the cartilage and the second is to completely heal the knee. According to the Corriere dello Sport, the removal of the affected part of the cartilage will result in the absence of Pogba for about six weeks, while if the French champion decides to completely heal the knee, questyear will miss all competitions. (Dpa)