Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba has come out to say that he became a monster midfielder after getting kicked from Paul Scholes and Ryan Giggs when he was younger.
He recently revealed that he absolutely respected the senior players while he played in the academy because they were his role models.
According to him, he kept getting kicked in every training session with them, but he knew it was part of the experience he had to go through to be a top player.
He added that Evra also adviced him to learn from the bigger players to wake up to the amazing future ahead of him.
His words, “I was very respectful to everyone, to you, to Rio [Ferdinand], to Giggs, to everyone.
“So you remember when Giggsy and Scholesy every training they kick me and I just look at them and stand up and I didn’t say anything but respect.
“So you told me ‘Paul if you let them kick you, you will start being the.. B… it starts with a B… of the team so you better wake up and change your attitude’.
“And the next day I just came in and…”