PAUL POGBA received his sugar repair forward of tonight’s Carabao Cup conflict by showing to gobble down some liquorice as he and his Manchester United team-mates boarded their jet all the way down to Bristol.
Jose Mourinho’s facet face Metropolis – Bristol, that’s – within the quarter-final tonight.
However the Purple Devils can be trying to emulate the achievements of neighbourhood rivals Manchester Metropolis who superior to the semis after beating Leicester on penalties final evening.
Robins boss Lee Johnson has already splashed £450 on a bottle of wine for Mourinho.
And he can be hoping to toast a victory of his personal if the Championship high-fliers can pull off an upset at Ashton Gate.
United travelled down early this morning, making straightforward work of the 140-mile journey to the south west of their plush personal airplane.
They had been in coaching yesterday below the watchful eye of Mourinho – who appears to be like to have Henrikh Mkhitaryan again in his good books.
The Armenian winger has been used solely sparingly this season however broke right into a smile upon his arrival on the AON coaching advanced.
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He’s anticipated to begin tonight’s conflict.
There may be sport time for Luke Shaw and Axel Tuanzebe, who had been additionally pictured boarding the steps to the plane alongside the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Romelu Lukaku.
And Pogba clearly wasn’t the one participant in want of refueling.
Marcos Rojo carried a pack of rice desserts on to the jet for a fast snack on the fast flight.