Who is Anthony Martial?
Anthony Martial, a member of the English Premier League club, Manchester United and popularly known to his family and supporters as “Anthony” is a French professional football player.
Since his professional debut, Anthony Martial has played at the striker position for every team he has been a part of throughout his footballing career, although the forward is also capable of playing on the wings.
Known for his athleticism, work-rate, technical ability, and lethal finishing, Anthony Martial established himself as one of the most promising youngsters of the future generation.
The 27-year-old rose to prominence and established himself as one of the most integral parts of Ligue 1 club, AS Monaco. He was one of the most influential figures of the AS Monaco team, he spent 2 seasons in Ligue One till 2015.
As of 2023, Anthony Martial is in a loan deal with Spanish club, Sevilla. He was also a prominent part of Premier League giants, Manchester United for several years and was one of the most integral members of the Reds.
Currently, Anthony Martial is one of the highest-grossing French players in the world.
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How did Anthony Martial career begin?
Being born in Massy, France, Anthony Martial was born into a sports enthusiast’s family, with both of his brothers being professional footballers.
Similarly, Anthony Martial also began his footballing journey at a very young age with the French youth side, CO Les Ulis. He joined them in 2001.
Considered as a prodigy since childhood, Anthony Martial was one of the most standout players of CO Les Ulis youth system, at just 12 years old the French forward had his own signature footballing shoes. Moreover, Anthony Martial also trailed for Premier League club, Manchester City at just 12 years of age.
He spent 8 seasons with CO Les Ulis till 2009 and signed with another French club, Lyon in 2009.
The Forward spent 3 seasons with Lyon’s youth side before making his senior debut with Lyon B side in 2012. He made his debut for Lyon against Hapoel Ironi Kiryat Shmona FC in December 2012.
The following year, Anthony Martial was signed by Ligue 1 club, AS Monaco for an estimated transfer fee of $7 million approximately in 2013.
The forward rose to prominence and established himself as one of the best youngsters of the future generation, gifted with natural talent and unmatched offensive prowess, Anthony Martial was a force to be reckoned with in Ligue 1.
He spent 3 seasons with AS Monaco till 2015 establishing goals (14) in appearances (53).
Manchester United signed Forward Anthony Martial for a then-record transfer fee for a teenager an estimated $60 million approximately in 2015.
He made his debut for Man Utd against Liverpool at Old Trafford on 12 December 2015. One week later, Anthony Martial scored his first Premier League goal for Manchester United against Southampton.
Soon enough, Anthony Martial showcased his offensive prowess and footballing skills and cemented his place in the starting eleven for the Red Devils.
Anthony Martial became one of the most integral parts of the Manchester United attacking line-up, he spearheaded the attack along with Marcus Rashford and formed an invincible attacking duo for The Red Devils.
Overall, Anthony Martial spent 7 seasons with Manchester United before being loaned out to Spanish club, Sevilla in 2022.
Who is Anthony Martial wife?
Frenchman, Anthony Martial has been married twice in his life, the forward was first married to Samantha Jaquelinet. Although the couple broke up before their daughter’s birth.
The couple split up due to some unknown reasons.
Moreover, Anthony Martial wife name is Melanie Da Cruz, after his first marriage ended he was also in a secret and low-key relationship with TV presenter The couple got into a private relationship back in 2016. The lovebirds also have a baby boy together.
Their son, Swan was born in 2018.
As of 2023, Anthony Martial relationship status remains unknown. However, according to some reports, Manchester United forward, Martial is currently single and focusing on building his respective career.