Anthony Martial earns a recall to French squad

Anthony Martial has scored six goals in 13 appearances

Anthony Martial has been recalled to the French team by France manager Didier Deschamps.

The Manchester United forward missed the opportunity to win the World Cup with his team mates.  He has the opportunity to feature as France play Netherlands in the Nations League GROUP A1 match on 16 November and then face Uruguay in a friendly on 20 November.

Martial has scored six goals in 13 appearances and also scored in four successive Premier League matches for United, rediscovering his form. The 22-year-old is expected to sign a five-year deal worth around £190,000-a-week after rejecting United’s opening contract offer of around £160,000-a-week as reported by Metro.

Didier Deschamps feels the 22-year-old deserves another call-up for the world champions after is recent performance with Manchester United, staying,

“He has incredible potential, but does not always show it regularly. What he is doing in Manchester now is closer to what he is able to do. He is still a young player, but one who, I hope, is seeing the importance he has taken in Manchester in recent weeks.”

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