Date: 8th September 2011 at 1:08pm
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is edging closer to a first team debut according to Ferguson.

The French midfielder has long been a star of United’s reserve and team and this summer revealed he debated with himself whether to take the youngster on the US Tour before deciding against.

With his star on the rise after spoke him up during the summer and some claiming Pogba was part of the reason didn’t pursue with more vigor, big things are expected of him and he may get a chance to display this against in the Carling Cup:

“Pogba’s in the first-team training set-up now, so that’s the first step.

“After that, it’ll likely depend on when we decide to make changes. He’ll probably be involved in the League Cup and that’ll be his chance to establish himself in the squad.”

Pogba, himself has aspirations of breaking into United’s first team and says no more than ever he can see it happening,

“Every day I’m aiming for the first team, gave me confidence by picking me for the pre-season game against Marseille in August. So I know I’m on the right track.

“Everyone at the club is great – they look after players well. We have a laugh and there’s a special atmosphere.”