He also issued greetings for the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan , which began on Saturday .
On Instagram , the Frenchman posted a photo of himself standing in front of the Kaaba , a black cube towards which Muslims turn for their five daily prayers .
“ Most beautiful thing I ’ ve seen in my life , ” wrote Pogba, shown wearing the white cloth of Muslims performing umrah , the lesser pilgrimage which is popular during Ramadan .
“ Ramadan Kareem bon Ramadan # makkah # blessed ” , Pogba, 24 , wrote on his Twitter account where he posted a selfie of himself in front of the throng surrounding the Kaaba .
“ The most beautiful thing I ’ ve seen in my life ” : Paul Pogba on travelling to Mecca for Ramadan [? : Pogba , IG ] pic . twitter. com / d 2 QWmiLElA
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On May 22 , a suicide bomber at Manchester Arena killed 22 people during a concert.
Two days later , Pogba scored one of the two goals which propelled Manchester United to a 2 – 0 victory over Ajax in the Europa League final .
“ We played for the people who died,” Pogba told BT Sport .
The midfielder was transferred for more than £ 89 . 3 million ($ 114 million ) in August 2016 from Italian club Juventus .
FIFA are to investigate the transfer, a source at world football ’ s governing body told AFP this month .