Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal believes Anthony Martial is an extremely versatile player, insisting that he can play in four different positions. Anthony Martial, signed from Monaco last summer, has made an impressive start to his Manchester United career, scoring four goals in eight matches so far. The 19-year-old’s versatility was recognised by Van Gaal, as he was deployed on the left-wing in United’s 3-0 win at Everton. “He can play, in my opinion, four positions,” the Dutchman said to MUTV. . “He can play at seven – as a right-winger, 11 – the left-winger, the striker’s position and also at 10, I believe. Martial looked sharp in the number 9 position in his opening few games, but Van Gaal chose to retrograde him to his earlier role. “He has played in Monaco always in the left-winger position and that is why I put him there against Everton.” Martial is already a key player for Manchester United After a […]

Manchester United sensation Anthony Martial says he remains unfazed by the frenzy surrounding his record-breaking transfer fee and aims to reach the level of Thierry Henry by continuing to work hard.   Manchester United raised more than a few eyebrows when they snapped up French teenager Anthony Martial in a 36m GBP deal from Monaco. The forward had played only 11 full games for the French principality side before being snapped up by the English giants, making him the most expensive teenager in history the process. . Martial to try and reach Henry level The French forward was compared to Thierry Henry due to his pace and the tendency to drift towards the left to get involved in play. The Monaco connection only enhances the view. However, Martial admits that he is still some way off the level of the forward and will be working hard to reach that level. a I know this is a very great player who […]

Arsenal v Manchester United Emirates Stadium Sunday, 04 October 2015 1500 hours UTC *** Manchester United and Arsenal will add another page to the annals of their storied rivalry as two of the biggest clubs in England lock horns again at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday. Both teams played in Europe mid-week and will not be wholly fresh for the encounter but if history is anything to go by, it will be another classic game between the two. Adding spice to the mix is the fact that Arsenal are only three points behind United in the league table and while a win for United would reinforce their presence at the top of the table, three points for Arsenal would put them level on points with United. Team News, Tactics and Probable Lineups Arsenal Arsenal enter this game in worst possible mental state, having lost to Olympiakos at home in Europe on Wednesday night. What should be more worrying for Arsenal […]