Mathais Pogba, the older brother of Paul Pogba, was held on suspicion of extortion.

Paul Pogba's older brother is facing charges and is being held in connection with the alleged extortion of the Juventus player

Four additional persons are reportedly being held and questioned in relation to the investigation, according to legal authorities.

Charged with and held on suspicion of extortion is Mathais Pogba

Four other inmates, aged 27 to 36, are being held in custody.

Paul Pogba reported his brother to the police, accusing him of extortion.

Yassine Bouzrou, Mathias Pogba's attorney, has maintained that his client has not broken any laws.

At the end of August, Mathias made a video in which he claimed that his brother, Paul, had lied to the Italian authorities.

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