But, ever since, he’s been inconsistent.
Martial did appear to have turned a corner in the 2019/2020 campaign, netting 23 goals across all competitions – more than any other player.
Yet last term was a step backwards for the 25-year-old, who scored just seven times before injury cut his campaign short in March.
With Cavani out, Martial is expected to lead the line.
And it’ll be down to the forward to show he still deserves to be at Old Trafford, after years of blowing hot and cold.
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