Plenty of Punters pile in to back Pogba
PAUL POGBA winning the Euro 2016 Player of the Tournament reward is the stuff of headaches for Ladbrokes.
A record number of fans are backing the Juventus star to bag the award, with his chances now slashed from 16/1 to 9/1 to take the crown.
But with the ex-Man United guy the preferred runner even amongst England fans, the bookmakers could be set to pay over ₤ 500,000 if Pogba gets the reward.
Having likewise netted 10 strikes for the Old Lady, those backing the 23-year-old to finish the competition as France's leading marksman at 9s could trigger double-trouble for the bookmakers.
The hosts head into this summertime's masterpiece as 16/5 favourites to lift yet another trophy on house soil, with 12/1 we see a rematch of the 1984 last when France defeated Spain in Paris.
Ladbrokes News' Dave Burin stated: “Get set for the curious sight of home nations fans cheering on one of France's star guys this summertime. Pogba will definitely leave the bookies feeling peaky if he leads Les Blues to magnificence.”
Ladbrokes Latest Betting:
Paul Pogba– Euro 2016:
France to win Euro 2016– 16/5
Paul Pogba to be called Euro 2016 Player of the Tournament– 9/1
Paul Pogba to be France's leading scorer at Euro 2016– 9/1
Euro 2016 last: France v Spain– 12/1
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