Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Football Reporting
Football Reporting

International

Manchester United’s Anthony Martial joins Sevilla on loan


  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Facebook Messenger
  • Pinterest
  • Email

Manchester United striker Anthony Martial has joined Sevilla on loan.

The France international will spend the rest of the season with the Spanish side, who sit second in the LaLiga table behind leaders Real Madrid.

The deal is a loan with no option to make the move permanent and no fee, with Sevilla covering Martial’s salary after he agreed to a wage cut.

Martial asked to leave Old Trafford in December after struggling for opportunities this season.

Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN+ (U.S. only)
Don’t have ESPN? Get instant access
– Dawson: Martial running out of time to turn career around

Martial has been allowed to leave Old Trafford after a public disagreement with interim Ralf Rangnick over whether he was available for the 2-2 draw with Aston Villa earlier this month.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Rangnick said the 26-year-old “did not want to travel,” something Martial later disputed in a post on social media.

The forward was back in the squad for the 1-0 win over West Ham on Saturday, coming off the bench to play a key role in Marcus Rashford’s stoppage-time goal.

Sevilla have fought off competition from Juventus for his signature.

Martial arrived at United from Monaco in 2015 under Louis van Gaal and has scored 79 goals in 269 games for the club.

He has at contract at Old Trafford until 2024 with the option of another year after signing an extension in January 2019.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.





Source link

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

You May Also Like

Juventus

Manchester United have contacted Ajax as they aim to bring in Jurrien Timber as Paul Pogba has hinted he could be about to sign...

Champions League

Chelsea’s pending takeover by US billionaire Todd Boehly was prematurely announced by sponsors Trivago, with the Premier League ready to grant its approval over...

Arsenal

Tottenham Hotspur could hijack Arsenal’s move for Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez as the club received a boost to their hopes of re-signing Christian...

AC Milan

The summer transfer window is approaching, and there’s plenty of gossip swirling about who’s moving where. Transfer Talk brings you all the latest buzz...