Pogba opens up on why he chose to become a Muslim

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Paul Pogba has revealed that he was ‘questioning himself over a lot of things’ before taking Islamic faith serious and becoming ‘more peaceful inside’.

The France international, who was not raised as a Muslim despite his mother practicing Islam, made a pilgrimage to Mecca during the holy month of Ramadan.

Pogba decided to research the religion and follow a number of his friends by turning to the faith and the Man United midfielder credits the decision with helping to make him a better person.

When asked about what being a Muslim meant to him, during an interview for The Times’ new Life Times podcast,

Pogba said:

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