‘Anthony Martial has not delivered for Man United’, says Sam Allardyce

first_img 2 2 Martial has scored 36 goals in three seasons at Manchester United “We’ve seen the odd flash of his brilliance, but by now he should be showing that brilliance on a more regular basis.“He should be hitting top form more often than not.“He’s had two managers now and both managers have found it difficult to find him a regular place in the Man United side.” Anthony Martial apparently wanted to leave Old Trafford this summer, but Man United did not want to let him go His move from Monaco made the French forward the most expensive teenager at the time, but he has struggled to thrill United fans or managers.Martial is out of favour under Jose Mourinho, making just one appearance so far this season, and he was linked with leaving the Premier League club over the summer amid reports he is not wanted by the manager.Despite this, it is claimed United are ready to hand the 22-year-old a new long-term deal.“I’m very surprised if they have offered him a five-year contract in all honesty,” Allardyce said on Friday’s Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast.“The lad is in his fourth season at Manchester United and I don’t think anybody would actually say he has delivered consistently. Sam Allardyce is stunned by reports Manchester United are offering Anthony Martial a new five-year contract, saying the Frenchman is not delivered for the Red Devils.The former England boss says Martial has failed to live up to expectations since arriving at Old Trafford for £36million in 2015.last_img read more