Anthony martial Manchester United story

Anthony martial joined United from Monaco for $48million  on deadline day in August 2015. Manchester United would have to pay Monaco an extra $13m if he made the ballon d’Or shortlist.

He finished his first season with 17goals, 9 assist and won the FA cup, His performance earned him a call-up for euro 2016. His poor performance in the Euros carried through to the 2016-2017 season, and he failed to starts regularly under new manager Jose mourinho.

He was an used sub 9 times and left out of the squad on 13 occasions.

The following season , martial often appeared from the bench in January 2018, as he looked to be finding his place in mourinho squad, United signed Alexis sánchez to play his position.

Martial missed out on francés 2018 world cup winning squad and his preseason started awkwardly, as mourinho fined him for failing to return to the team after the birth of this child.

In ole gunnar solskjaer’s first full season in charge, martial played as a striker for the first time in his senior career, he scored 20 + goals in a campaign , ending 2019-2020 with 23goals and 12 assist.

He was once one of the brightest talents in football and was expected to be Manchester United’s star for the next decade.

Now he will look to rejuvenate his career at Sevilla.




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