Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has admitted he made a “silly mistake” when he tripped Hector Bellerin, to concede a penalty of their 1-0 defeat to Arsenal on Sunday.
Pogba clipped Bellerin’s ankle within the United penalty field, prompting referee Mike Dean to level to the spot.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang despatched David De Gea the improper method, to seal the victory for Mikel Arteta’s workforce.
It additionally means United have misplaced 3 times within the league to this point and didn’t win at Outdated Trafford.
Pogba has now steered he conceded the penalty as a result of he was “out of breath”.
“I assumed I’d contact the ball however I didn’t. I value us the purpose in the present day with the penalty.
“I felt like I touched him a bit, I knew I used to be within the field, I shouldn’t have given a penalty away like that. Perhaps I used to be a bit out of breath, it made me do that silly mistake,” he informed BBC Sport.