Deschamps defends Mourinho over Pogba treatment

France coach Didier Deschamps says he has no problem with Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho's use of Paul Pogba as the Red Devils' No. 10, where his form has been inconsistent.

"He has played in several positions with Manchester United and with us," Deschamps told L'Equipe. "It also depends on the system. Currently, the Manchester United system is different from ours. Paul can play in many positions. If Mourinho plays Pogba in support of the central striker, it is because he believes is the best solution for him."

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