Anthony Martial’s agent, Philippe Lamboley, has revealed that the player wants to leave Manchester United this summer. Having missed out on a place in France’s World Cup squad after having limited playing time under Jose Mourinho in the season just gone, the forward has decided that he wishes to play elsewhere next season.
However, the agent has claimed that the club have tried to tie the player down to a new contract, while reports suggest that United have no interest in selling the 22-year-old.
After thinking about all the possibilities and scenarios, Anthony wants to leave Manchester United. There are many scenarios. For now, it’s premature to talk about it. Anthony will speak later to explain all of this.
Manchester United want to extend Anthony’s contract and do not want him to leave, but we have not been able to find an agreement for several months.
I think that when Manchester United, which is the most powerful club in the world it must be remembered, do not find an agreement in eight months of negotiations, it is because they do not really want to make him an important member of the team. That’s the root of this decision. It is a well-considered decision.
However, it is quite obvious and it is very important to remember that he is under contract, that Manchester United will have the last word and that we will respect the decision of the club, and he will fulfil his commitment to them.
However, we do not share the same vision for Anthony’s future. Today, Anthony is disappointed because he has shown for three seasons the love he has for the club and its supporters.