Manchester United board have special plan for Anthony Martial despite exit talks

Manchester United board members are determined to tie Anthony Martial down to a new deal, despite the France international reportedly holding talks with Juventus.

The future of the France international has been seriously questioned in light of Alexis Sanchez’s arrival and he is thought to have grown frustrated at being in and out of the starting XI.

Though he has started 16 Premier League matches, the 22-year-old has found himself coming off the bench 10 times in the league too, despite scoring nine goals and providing five assists.

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With Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur also monitoring his situation, Juventus director Pavel Nedved was spotted meeting with Martial’s agent in London, which sparked talk that he would be exiting the club.

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However, United officials are desperate for him to stay and are ready to put a long-term deal on the table, according to

They consider him to be a player capable of being a superstar of the sport and they are confident that Jose Mourinho can continue to help him blossom, despite Sanchez’s arrival.

And they hope that he can be a key part of United’s front line for many years to come.

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