Paul Pogba threatened: an investigation open in France on suspicions of “extortion attempts”

The footbaneler says it is the subject of “threats”, in the aftermath of the broadcast of a video in which his older brother Mathias Pogba promised “great revelations” on his youngest.

Le Monde with AFP

An investigation was opened in early August in France in France on suspicions of extortion attempts which the world champion of football Paul Pogba said victim, learned the agency France-Presse (AFP), Sunday, August 28, D ‘A source close to the file. The investigation was entrusted to the services of the Central Directorate of the Judicial Police.

The star of Juventus Turin denounced “threats” against him on Sunday, in a statement signed by the lawyers of the player and his agent. The 2018 world champion reacted to the broadcast, the day before, on social networks, of a video in which his older brother Mathias Pogba, 32, promised “great revelations” on his youngest, 29 years old.

“Recent declarations by Mathias Pogba on social networks are unfortunately not a surprise. They are added to threats and attempted gangs organized against Paul Pogba”, wrote the lawyers of the law ‘French international, Yeo Moriba (the mother of Mathias and Paul Pogba) and the player’s agent, Rafaela Pimenta. “The competent authorities in Italy and France were seized a month ago and there will be no more comments in relation to the current survey,” they say.

the Promise of “explosive” revelations

Mathias Pogba’s video was broadcast on social networks in four languages: French, Italian, English and Spanish. Himself a professional footballer, Mathias Pogba announces “explosive” revelations to come on his brother and his agent, who has just taken the head of the company of Mino Raiola, died in April.

Face camera, Paul Pogba’s brother says that Juventus Turin, the “sponsors” and “the whole world” “deserve some things to decide with full knowledge if [Paul Pogba] really deserves the Admiration, respect, his place in the French team, if he is a trustworthy person “.

According to two sources close to the Pogba family contacted by AFP, important sums of money are claimed from Paul Pogba if he wants to avoid the dissemination of allegedly compromising videos.

/Media reports.