Jack Grealish has given Graeme Souness the inexperienced gentle after being invited on a evening out by the previous Liverpool captain – however provided that he can convey Paul Pogba alongside.
Souness has taken purpose at Grealish on a number of events in latest weeks, insisting in his newest Sportsmail column that the Man Metropolis winger ought to be taught to reside with detrimental feedback.
When discussing the criticism on talkSPORT, the 69-year-old jokingly stated: ‘I’d love a evening out with Jack! I’m undecided I may keep with him, however I’d take pleasure in a evening out with him’.
Graeme Souness (R) has been jokingly taken up on his drink provide to Jack Grealish (L)
It didn’t take lengthy for Grealish to settle for Souness’ invitation, however he couldn’t resist poking enjoyable at his largest critic by calling for Pogba – who has additionally drawn scrutiny from Souness on frequent events prior to now – to accompany them.
Alongside with two laughing emojis, the England worldwide replied to talkSPORT’s clip on Twitter and stated: ‘let’s do it!! As lengthy as I can convey Pogba as a +1’.
It follows an ongoing dispute between the pair, with Souness claiming Grealish has not improved since his £100million swap from Aston Villa final summer time.
The 27-year-old scored his first purpose of the season final weekend towards Wolves, after solely netting three league objectives in his first season for the Residents.
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Souness had stated he was ‘not a fast learner’, which led the participant to reply: ‘I don’t know what his drawback is with me. He at all times says stuff about me.
‘I attempt not to learn a lot of it. It’s tough when he’s on Sky Sports activities and it’s in all places across the coaching floor at occasions. He was clearly a nice participant and gained a lot however I don’t know what it’s with what he says about me or what drawback he’s received.’
Souness, who has spent 5 many years in soccer, insists he has no ‘vendetta’ towards Grealish or Pogba, whom he additionally criticised throughout his spell at Manchester United.
On the now-Juventus star, he stated: ‘After I was having a go at Paul Pogba, it was as a result of it was Man United and I feel I used to be the primary one to name Pogba out as being a mean participant in our league. I feel I used to be proved 100 per cent proper on the finish of the day.’
France midfielder Pogba, 29, at the moment performs for Serie A aspect Juve after his contract at Outdated Trafford got here to an finish in the summertime.
Grealish is at the moment on England responsibility, earlier than he returns to probably participate within the Manchester derby on October 2.
Grealish’s subsequent recreation for Metropolis is the Manchester derby – the primary since Pogba joined Juventus