Red Devils to seal late deal for exciting youngster.
The talented young Frenchman has shone in Ligue 1, though this move comes as something of a surprise after the club were linked to many bigger names throughout this transfer window.
Martial could prove a bit of a disappointment to fans given raised expectations from rumours surrounding the likes of Neymar and Gareth Bale, though there’s no doubt the club urgently needed a new striker.
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According to the Daily Star, a move is now close to being finalised, with Martial asking the French Football Federation for permission to travel to England.