Strong competition can sometimes do some damage, and Anthony Martial is living it. Arriving at Manchester United in 2015, the French striker achieved great things with the Red Devils before seeing his playing time decrease before his knee injury last season. Now recovered, the 25-year-old thought to return to the front of the stage in 2021-2022, but the competition has grown, with the arrivals of Jadon Sancho or Cristiano Ronaldo on the offensive plan.
Result, the former element of AS Monaco played only 190 minutes in all competitions in six appearances, without being decisive. So the main concerned, still under contract until June 2024, will he soon look elsewhere to save playing time and revive? Another Premier League cador intends in any case to take advantage of it from January. According to the Daily Express, Tottenham wants to revive Anthony Martial in a few months.
A 100% French exchange
The British media goes even further by talking about a possible exchange between Spurs and Red Devils. Because for its part, the London club has a player in the same situation, a French also: Tanguy Ndombélé. Despite the change of coach, with the arrival of Nuno Espírito Santo on the sidelines, the French midfielder is clearly sidelined this season, he who has only played 3 matches, including only one in the Premier League. in 2021-2022.
The Martial-Ndombélé exchange could appeal to everyone because on the side of Old Trafford, Paul Pogba is coming to the end of his contract next summer and he will have to be replaced in the midfield if he leaves. In Tottenham, it is Harry Kane who is also likely to leave, and a new striker will necessarily be welcome. So will all these beautiful people come to an agreement in January? Case to follow.