It’s down to two in the euro 2016 final, the host France who reached the final on Thursday night after their 2-0 smashing victory over World Cup winners Germany, will be locking horns with Portugal on Sunday night. French striker Martial made a place for himself in the Didier Deschamp’s France Euro 2016 squad with his quality performances. He had a rip roaring start at old Trafford although his appearances in matches against Romania and Albania seemed rather reserved. With the grand finale ahead of him, he was seen netting some thunderous shots in the training sessions. It is a little glimpse of what the twenty years old Manchester united forward is capable of.
Anthony martial is emerging asa solid strike force
Sought after talents is making some huge impact on the game. He had taken the world of football by storm. He had an impressive first season with the red devils scoring a winner against Everton clearing their path to FA cup final. His excellent strike at the end moments of the game was crucial in getting them through to the final. His transfer from AS Monaco in the summer of 2015 to Manchester united for whooping €36m made headlines as he became the most expensive teenager in football history. The hefty price tag raised some eyebrows as some thought the amount was ‘ridiculous’. Unknown at that time he was derided as a panic buy. But it didn’t take him long to become a crowd favorite.
The precocious French youngster considered one of Europe’s most
His first match from the new club against Liverpool solidified that he has great potential. In 65th minute the forward was brought in as a substitute and at the end of 86th minute he isolated Skrtel and scored an outstanding goal. The home crowd went ballistic and he won the adoration of fans. He got his magical start by scoring a memorable goal in his united debut that too against arch-rival, Liverpool. He silenced his critics by becoming Reds top scorer with 17 goals and five assists under Louis van Gaal in his debut season, proving himself to be a superb acquisition. Since then he hasn’t lost his momentum and continues to surprise with his displays.
Martial began his career in CO Les Ulis, where Premier League legend Henry and former Old Trafford favorite Patrice Evra both kicked off their prominent careers. At 14 years of age, Martial joined Lyon and became a regular for the France Under-16s, scoring nine goals in 17 games. Since
then Anthony Martial has gone from gifted youngster in Paris to a shining star in Manchester United. Playing alongside experienced players helped him gain more confidence and refine his game.
The French attacker’s cracking curler against Stoke City was voted as the best strike of the Premier League Goal Cup 2015/16 campaign, beating off competition from Marcus Rashford. He also has Golden Boy award under his name for Europe’s best young player. The 20-year-old Frenchman is touted as the next Thierry Henry. He is direct, quick and fearless everything to be a top Goalscorer. He has the winning mentality and motivation from thousands of supporters.
Though Antoine Griezmann’s match-winning performances in Euro 2016 have made him to host the nation’s sweetheart nevertheless and remains one of the most sensational players around. The spectators haven’t seen him much in action in the Euro cup. He came off the bench at half-time in Les Bleus’ 3-0 win against Scotland and, while he didn’t score, he was a real terror for 45 minutes. He is truly emerging as a force to be reckoned with. Many believe the best is yet to come.