FORMER Manchester United participant Louis Saha has likened the Purple Devils star Anthony Martial to France and Arsenal legend Thierry Henry.
The 23-year-old scored his ninth Premier League objective this season on Saturday when he rattled previous Fulham defenders and located the online with a scientific end.
Martial, with his explosiveness and tempo, has usually been in comparison with Henry – even earlier than becoming a member of United from Monaco in 2015.
He has already scored 9 Premier League targets this season and is on observe to beat his profession finest end in England – 11 hits within the 2015/16 season.
The Frenchman netted once more at Craven Cottage on Saturday after an excellent offensive run down the left flank – his favorite place on the pitch.
And Saha claims that Martial’s fashion reminds him of Henry, who was transformed from a winger right into a striker at Arsenal and scored 228 targets in 375 video games for the Gunners.
Saha stated on Sky Sports activities: “Martial’s objective is pure energy and confidence.
“He’s obtained no intention to cross the ball, the one factor on his thoughts is to attain the objective.
“It jogged my memory of Thierry Henry of previous. The tempo, the ability.
“He’s only a good participant.”
Martial has been revealed to be probably the most prolific striker within the Premier League, proving his very good type within the present marketing campaign.
However he reportedly needed to go away Outdated Trafford earlier than Jose Mourinho was sacked in December.
Following the arrival of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, nevertheless, he has develop into one of many first Purple Devils stars to commit future to United.