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Video: Paul Pogba tricks AC Milan with clever fake shot to score for Man United as Donnarumma and Co. are duped

In the 47th minute of tonight’s all-important Europa League encounter between Manchester United and AC Milan, Paul Pogba inspired the Red Devils less than three minutes after entering the pitch.

Pogba was a halftime substitute for United, replacing Marcus Rashford after the star’s injury ‘discomfort’ become very noticeable.

Danger was sparked when Bruno Fernandes pinged a ball over to Aaron Wan-Bissaka on the right side of the box, the full-back picked out Dan James, who saw a shot at goal blocked.

The ball bundled away to the far post, were Fred showed tenacity to barge off Pierre Kalulu, before winning the ball back after an audacious back-heel attempt.

Pogba eventually collected the ball just a couple of yards out, dummying Franck Kessie and United target Gianluigi Donnarumma with a lovely fake shot, before he tucked the ball into the roof of the net.

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Pictures from BT Sport and RMC Sport.

It’s another important goal from Pogba for United this season, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer will be absolutely delighted with the Frenchman’s potentially game-winning impact off the bench.

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