An investigation has been opened in France on suspicion of extortion attempts of which Paul Pogba claims to be a victim, a source familiar with the matter told AFP on Sunday, specifying that it had been entrusted to the services of the Central Directorate of judicial police (DCPJ).
The Juventus Turin player denounced on Sunday ” threat “ and “organized extortion attempts” against him, the day after the broadcast on social networks of a video where his older brother, Mathias Pogba, promised to “big revelations” on his younger brother.
In their statement in response to Mathias Pogba, the lawyers of his younger brother, Yeo Moriba (the mother of Paul and Mathias Pogba) and Rafaela Pimenta (the lawyer of Paul) specified: “The competent authorities in Italy and France were seized a month ago and there will be no further comments in relation to the ongoing investigation. »
Mathias Pogba for his part reacted on Twitter this Sunday afternoon, seeming to be surprised at the enthusiasm around the promise of “revelations” about his brother or Kylian Mbappé. “I understand that you have questions, in addition I see that my brother answered via his lawyers to give himself credibility”he explained.
Before mentioning “an attempt to manipulate the media and the authorities” and the hearing by the Italian police of his brother without giving precise facts.