Gianluigi Buffon has told Paul Pogba that he must never rest on his laurels if he wants to become the best player in the world.Pogba has been heavily linked with a move to the Premier League this summer, with Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea all reportedly keen
.And while Buffon claims he has never seen a young player with all of Pogba’s abilities, he says the French international must work on having the mentality of a champion.
Speaking ahead of Juve’s Champions League quarter-final against Monaco, Buffon told L’Equipe:
“I don’t think I have ever seen such a strong player at his age.I haven’t seen anyone with such qualities – his physical power and his ability to be decisive.
His career is only just beginning, so the result (against Monaco) doesn’t depend only on him.He must know what he wants to do in his career. And he must realise what makes the difference between being an excellent player, being a champion and being THE champion.