Home page The Red Devils announced that the French striker will be absent from the FA Cup final due to injury.
A few hours ago, the Man United homepage announced that Anthony Martial would sit out in the upcoming FA Cup final. The French striker suffered a hamstring problem during the Reds’ 2-1 win over Fulham over the weekend.
After examination and testing; The medical team confirmed Martial had a muscle tear. The 27-year-old star did not have time to recover before the confrontation between Man United and Man City at Wembley Stadium.
Injuries have become a nightmare for the former AS Monaco star. This season, Martial often makes friends with the hospital bed. The striker born in 1995 owns 6 goals and 2 assists after 980 minutes of playing in the Premier League.
Coach Erik ten Hag believes that Martial will be in his best form if he ensures perfect fitness. Sharing before the press, Ten Hag said: “If you are not ready to play, you cannot score. When Martial is in perfect condition, Man United plays better, wins games. When Martial is ready, he will score.”
Injuries and erratic performance put Martial’s future in front of a big question mark . According to the foggy press, the French striker is likely to part with the Old Trafford team this summer.
Many experts believe that Man United needs to get rid of Martial and recruit another number 9. Harry Kane, Victor Osimhen, Dusan Vlahovic….have been linked to the Red Devils recently.