Anthony Martial ‘doesn’t even seem like he enjoys soccer’ in line with Trevor Sinclair, who watched the Manchester United ahead’s ineffectual efficiency in opposition to Sheffield United.
The Blades surprised title-chasing United as substitute Olivier Burke secured Chris Wilder’s rock-bottom aspect simply their second Premier League victory of a wretched season because of a 2-1 win.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s males had been driving the crest of a wave after Sunday’s FA Cup defeat of Liverpool, solely to be introduced crashing right down to earth on an evening when many anticipated them to return prime of the league.
Ex-Manchester City youth prospect Kean Bryan gave the guests a shock lead that former Blades defender Harry Maguire cancelled out, just for Burke’s heavily-deflected strike to seal the guests a shock 2-1 win at Previous Trafford.
Martial had an effort dominated out for a foul on goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale, however he did not create a single probability for the remainder of the sport and seemed solely ineffectual.
Former Manchester City and England winger Trevor Sinclair bemoaned the 25-year-old’s efficiency at Previous Trafford and questioned his want to play soccer.
“I’m what Anthony Martial has delivered to the desk,” mentioned Sinclair throughout talkSPORT’s reside commentary of the Previous Trafford conflict. “Has he tried any take-ons right this moment?
“As a winger or quantity 9 you’ve obtained to have a go and attempt to categorical your self.
“He doesn’t even seem like he enjoys soccer!”
It was an nearly utterly non-existent efficiency from Martial, who scored a hat-trick in the identical fixture final season.
Martial, who has simply two Premier League targets to his identify this season, was defended simply final week by talkSPORT Breakfast host Troy Deeney, who steered the France worldwide is ‘within the prime ten strikers of the Premier League’.
Watford captain Deeney mentioned: “Anthony Martial’s character will all the time be very dramatic – if he’s upset he’s going to point out you that he’s upset.
“The man is an unbelievable expertise, you’ll be able to’t deny that.
“It’s about expectation. Everybody all the time talks about his £50m price ticket, however the man nonetheless delivers.
“He’s, for my part, within the prime ten strikers of the Premier League, he will get into most groups.
“For those who supplied him now to Leicester, they’d take him, if you happen to supplied him to Arsenal, they’d take him.”