We have heard of a booming youngster in France but just like you and I, The name came into limelight yesterday amidst a Man Utd transfer and whoops!!! the search light beamed on Martial and the world is wondering – Who is Martial?
First and Foremost, He will be the most expensive teenager in football history when his £45m sail through finally to Manchester United.
Now for some background dug out from Daily Star for the guy tagged the “New Henry”…
Talent spotted in Lyon in 2009, aged 14
In 2010 at the club’s under-17 team he scored 32 goals in just 21 games, earning him representative honours.
In 2012, he represented France in the European Under 17 Championships and was rewarded with his professional debut for Lyon six months later in a Europa League tie.
Made 4 appearances for Lyon before Monaco swooped to sign him in a shock £3.6m deal in June 2013.
In 2014/2015 season, Martial established himself as one of the best young talents in France, scoring eight goals in the last 12 games to help Monaco finish third in the table.