The 19-year-old Anthony Martial was reportedly a target of both Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur before Manchester United signed hum for £36 million on deadlineday. Since coming over from Monaco, the expensive teenager has been a God-send for the Red devils, providing the spark plug that the offense badly needed.
With a dream start to his Old Trafford career, he’s been worth every penny thus far. Now Anthony Martial is dreaming bigger for United.
Anthony Martial, who made his first debut match for France tonight.
“I think we can win the Premier League and the Champions League this season. Both of them. We are among the top five clubs (in Europe).”
Martial believes he can help lead United to a double this season! He also assessed the state of his Manchester United career thus far.
“It is going well so far. I have had a great welcome from the fans. I don’t think about my price on the pitch.
“The goal against Liverpool, the big enemy of the club, allowed the fans to get to know me a bit better.”
The 19-year-old has scored four times since arriving at Old Trafford, after signing from Monaco for £36 million on deadline day, leaving many doubters eating humble pie.
Martial, who scored a wonderful debut goal against Liverpool, now thinks Louis van Gaal’s side should be targeting the double this campaign.
Nobody quite expected the start Martial has made in the Premier League, with many sceptical about the price United paid for him.
But The striker is pleased that fans have seen the real him at such an early stage, making the price tag easy to forget.
Anthony Martial and his United teammates return to league action on Saturday versus Everton.