France international forward Anthony Martial is reportedly set to pen a new contract with his club Manchester United. The young attacker was strongly connected with a number of top European clubs like Juventus, Bayern Munich and La Liga giants Real Madrid this summer transfer window but the exciting winger opted to remain with Manchester United and now accepted a deal offer from the Premier League side. This is undoubtedly a good news for Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho as he has big issues and this is not the best time to lose key and influential players.
The 22-year-old Anthony Martial joined the Old Trafford club from Ligue 1 side Monaco back in 2015 with a €60million transfer deal. The forward is one of the best wing players around the continent of Europe and an unchanged figure for the Red devils. Last campaign the wide man played 22 matches, netted a total of 10 goals and created 8 assists across all competition. This is a good return and the attacker can definitely do much more if granted regular playing time at Old Trafford. Anthony Martial has a contract with Manchester United running till 2019 summer and his buy out clause is reportedly almost €65million. The forward’s price could further increase and become very expensive during this season.
The French attacker scored twice for the Red Devils against eternal Premier League rivals Chelsea and helped the Jose Mourinho tutored side finished draw with Chelsea. Martial is undoubtedly a very talented player that can achieve huge success if he improves continuously.