Manchester United news: Boost for Jose Mourinho as Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku return to training

BOYS ARE BACK

The pair have finally linked back up with the club following their World Cup participation

Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku have handed Jose Mourinho a boost by returning to training on Monday.

The pair are back late as a result of their countries’ long-lasting participation at the 2018 World Cup.

Pogba and Lukaku returned to Carrington on Monday

Pogba and Lukaku returned to Carrington on Monday

Lukaku’s Belgium reached the semi-final stage (and therefore played in the third-place play-off) where they were beaten by Pogba’s France.

France then went on to beat Croatia 4-2 in the final and so Paul Pogba returns to Old Trafford as a world champion.

Pogba enjoyed well-earned celebrations with the trophy

Pogba enjoyed well-earned celebrations with the trophy

Man United boss Mourinho has expressed his frustrations throughout his team’s pre-season preparations at the fact his side were missing key figures.

They finished pre-season with an underwhelming performance in a 1-0 defeat to Bayern Munich.

However, the duo are now back training for the Red Devils ahead of the new Premier League season.

United kick off proceedings at home to Leicester on Friday night.

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