OLE GUNNAR SOLSKJAER says Paul Pogba is a shock contender for the Manchester United captaincy – despite the midfielder wanting out of Old Trafford.
The United boss is looking to appoint a new skipper to replace Antonio Valencia and is considering the unsettled Pogba in a bid to keep him at the club. Pogba has suggested it might be time for STEVE BRUCE will join Newcastle United as the LOWEST-PAID boss in the Premier League.
Bruce’s desperation to take charge of the club he and his family have always supported will see his basic pay pegged at £1 million a year. But the 58-year-old
Geordie will be able to boost his wages by steering Toon clear of relegation.
Owner Mike Ashley has worked out an incentivedriven salary, which will see Bruce (left) collect an extra payment for every place Newcastle finish above the bottom three.