Anthony Martial returned to the starting line-up once again for Manchester united and went on to score two goals as Manchester united secured a comfortable 4-1 victory over West Ham in a quarter final EFL cup clash at Old Trafford on Wednesday night and fans have expressed delight over the Frenchman’s return according to reports in the Squawka
Despite failing to nail a place in Jose Mourinho’s starting eleven since the beginning of the season, the Frenchman was among the stars of the games as he delivered an impressive display for the red devils, helping them secure a place in the semi-finals of the competition and also reminding fans of he is capable of doing.
Anthony Martial has managed just eight appearances for Jose Mourinho in the premier league this season scoring one goal and providing two assists and also scored twice in the 4-1 victory over West Ham while Manchester united summer signing Zlatan Ibrahimovich also scored two goals.
Manchester united will now face Hull city in the semi-finals of the competition while Liverpool will battle Southampton. Manchester United’s next premier league game is a trip to Everton and the red devils will be hoping to repeat the same performance they displayed against West Ham and try to get the maximum point.
Meanwhile, red devils boss Jose Mourinho has revealed that he is hurt that Manchester united duo Ashley Young and Memphis Depay don’t get to play games. The coach admitted that selecting a strong squad is necessary but he disclosed that it hurts him to leave the two stars out of the team.
Jose Mourinho said:
“It hurts to leave Ashley and Depay out of the team like it was also difficult to leave Martial out of the team last week but we have a lot of good players playing in that position so that makes it a little bit difficult for them”.