Manchester United’s Paul Pogba Sent Off for 2nd Yellow Card; Out for PSG 2nd Leg | Bleacher Report

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Paul Pogba of Manchester United is shown a red card during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 First Leg match between Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain at Old Trafford on February 12, 2019 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)

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Manchester United star Paul Pogba had an evening to forget on Tuesday after he was sent off in the dying minutes of his side’s 2-0 first-leg loss to Paris Saint-Germain in the UEFA Champions League last 16.

The night started brightly for United, but goals from Kylian Mbappe and Presnel Kimpembe saw PSG waltz away as clear victors, and Pogba’s second yellow of the match provided a sour end to the encounter:

His 89th-minute sending off means Pogba will miss the trip to the Parc des Princes in Paris on March 6, when United will attempt to pull off what would be a historic European comeback.


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