Anthony Martial is back on Jose Mourinho’s move to Manchester United. The striker did not appreciate at all the manner of the Portuguese coach, who does not consider him a frank white-collar.
In an interview given to France footballAnthony Martial talks about his difficult relationship with Jose Mourinho. The French striker did not like the position of Special One: “It started with the shirt number story. During the holidays he texted me to ask if I wanted to change to take 11, explaining to me it’s great, because it is the message of the legend Ryan Giggs. I tell him I have great respect for Giggs, but I prefer to keep the number 9. And when I come back To the club, I see my jersey at 11 (the number 9 got back by Zlatan Ibrahimovic), the story wasn’t going well. He disrespected me, straight up”a statement.
“He was talking about me as he did with Benzema”
What followed was no better. The Portuguese coach doubled down on indirect attacks during press conferences: “He spoke about me in the press, small phrases, as he did with Karim Benzema at Real. He loves these little games, but he also knows who does it. He knows that I am 20 years old, and that if I say something, I will turn to the young man.” Who lacks respect. So I didn’t say anything, it was useless. The next season (2017-2018) I was the team’s top scorer in the first part of the season, bringing in Alexis Sanchez and I’m no longer there. It’s the World Cup season and more than that, it’s costing me So dearly when I arrived, especially after the victory of the French national team. There should have been…”He completed.
Jose Mourinho is now the president of the Italian club Roma. His team indicates the 5 .e Position in the Italian league standings.