Real Madrid target, Paul Pogba has named his Manchester United team-mate Juan Mata as the man to follow if you want to become the best.
Pogba explained that following Mata who has been setting an example for his team-mates in training this summer is a good place to start.
“If you want to be a top football player, just follow Juan Mata,” said Pogba. “Just keep following your dream, and go for it.”
Pogba isn’t the only one who has been impressed with Mata.
Meanwhile United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has also had some very positive things to say about the former Chelsea forward.
“Juan is the ultimate professional and one of the most intelligent players I have worked with,” Solskjaer said.
“He is a great example to our younger players in his approach.
“He understands what it means to be a Manchester United player and has embraced everything about this great club.
“As well as everything he brings on the pitch, we have some fantastic young players here and I know that Juan’s vast experience will help them to reach their potential over the coming seasons.
“I am delighted that he has signed a new contract, as I know that his talent and mentality will be invaluable to the squad.”