Anthony Martial’s agent has said he and his
client are carefully considering interest from
Sevilla as the Manchester United youngster
plans his future.
Martial, 21, came off the bench for only the
last 16 minutes of United’s 3-1 win over
Sunderland on Boxing Day, and has started
just one of his club’s last four competitive
The France international has struggled to
make an impact under Jose Mourinho this
term, scoring just once and providing three
assists in 11 Premier League appearances,
and the United boss this week urged Martial
to work harder to earn a regular stating
However, Martial’s agent, Philippe Lamboley,
told ABC de Sevilla that Sevilla’s hopes of
signing Martial on loan in January may not
be so unrealistic, despite United’s reported
intention of holding on to the forward.
“We’re studying the Sevilla option very
closely,” Lamboley said. “Sevilla is a very
good club, in a good position in La Liga.
They’re in the Champions League and have a
great coach. That’s what I can say.”
Martial was told by Mourinho earlier this
week that he needs to follow the example of
teammate Henrikh Mkhitaryan if he wants to
get back into the United starting XI.
SPORTS: Manchester United’s Anthony Martial considering Sevilla offer – agent
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