VIDEO: Former Manchester United man opens European account with brilliant goal

Paul Pogba

Paul Pogba has been linked with a return to Manchester United even since moving away for Old Trafford.

And his stock is only likely to rise after netting his first ever goal in Europe last night.

The 20-year-old scored Juventus' second of a 2-0 win against Trabzonspor in the Europa League, after using great technique to sidefoot the ball into the top corner from just inside the penalty area.

Interestingly, it was another former Man United man who provided the assist for Pogba, with Carlos Tevez squaring the ball into space for the Frenchman to finish off the move.

The goal was Pogba's first in Europe, with the midfielder not having scored in intercontinental competition since joining Juventus, despite netting 11 times in two Serie A campaigns for the Italian champions.

Elsewhere, Liverpool flop Alberto Aquilani was also on target from the spot for Fiorentina against Elsbjerg, which was the 29-year-old's first goal in the Europa League this season.

image: © Romana Correale

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