According to information from Parisian, which we are able to confirm, Paul Pogba benefits from police protection in Italy following the extortion attempts of which he is alleged to have been the victim. This protection was in fact put in place by his club, Juventus Turin, via a private security device, but which is well assisted by the Italian police.
In France, where she lives, her mother, also a victim of intimidation, also benefits from police protection.
Faced with investigators, the 2018 world champion explained that he had been trapped by childhood friends and two hooded men armed with assault rifles, claiming 13 million euros from him.
On Saturday, his brother Mathias was indicted on counts of « extortion in an organized gang » and « participation in a criminal association with a view to preparing a crime ». He was incarcerated. Four other suspects were imprisoned for the same charges, as well as that of « arrest, kidnapping, sequestration or arbitrary detention to prepare or facilitate the commission of a crime or misdemeanour ».