Birthdate: December 5, 1995
Size: 1.81 meters
Place of birth: Massy, Essonne
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Famous French professional footballer Anthony Joran Martial plays for the esteemed English team Manchester United. He is of Guadalupian ancestry, and his family immigrated to France from the southern Caribbean island of Guadeloupe. The highest salary for a teen was broken in 2013 by Martial’s move to Manchester United. He is a devoted Catholic who begins each time he enters the field with a prayer. Many of his contemporaries compare his playing style favorably to that of the venerable Frenchman and Arsenal player Thierry Henry. He performs well in both the front-row and on-court positions thanks to his speed and technical proficiency. He is renowned for effortlessly overcoming strong defenses and traps.
The couple Joran Martial and Audrey Martial welcomed a son, Anthony Joran Martial, on December 5, 1995 in Massy, Essonne, France. His two brothers, who are both football players, are brothers. His other brother, Dorian, is a senior at Les Ulis and plays on the team. His older brother, Johan, is a defender for Troyes.
Martial’s parents placed a high priority on his education. He was described as quiet and distant as a teenager. Anthony Martial enrolled at the Paris-based CO Les Ulis football academy in 2001. The academy produced legendary French internationals Thierry Henry and Patrice Evra. At the same age, he enrolled in the Manchester City Youth academy.
Martial, then 14 years old, was being pursued by the Olympique Lyonnais academy in 2009. His academic accomplishments led to his selection for the French U-17 team, which will compete in the 2012 UEFA European U-17 Championship in Slovenia. Anthony Martial made his Lyon debut against Hapoel Ironi Kiryat Shmona on March 6, 2012, in a Europa League Group stage match. On February 3, 2013, he made it to Ligue 1 with Ajaccio and eliminated Rachid Ghezzal in the 79th minute. In the end, Lyon was defeated 3-1. He committed to AS Monaco for three years on June 30, 2013. She debuted on November 17, 2013, when she was just 17 years old.
Martial scored nine goals in just 36 Ligue 1 matches during his second season at AS Monaco. On August 4, 2015, he scored his first UEFA Champions League goal as AS Monaco defeated BSC Young Boys 4-0. He participated in an exhibition match for France’s senior team against Portugal on August 26, 2015. Manchester United committed to a four-year deal on September 1 for a record-breaking £36 million. This was the highest transfer fee ever paid for a teenager at the time.
On September 12, 2015, Martial scored his first goal at the old Old Trafford stadium in a 3-1 victory over Liverpool. On October 11, 2015, he made his debut for France against Denmark in a friendly game. Olivier Giroud’s first goal in the team’s 2-1 victory was made possible with Martial’s assistance. With 11 goals and 17 goals overall in the 2015–2016 season, the struggle surpassed all other scorers in the league.
He was selected for France’s Euro 2016 squad as a result of his outstanding performances for United this season. The 2016–2017 campaign for Anthony Martial under new manager Jose Mourinho got off to a shaky start. His personal issues were allegedly to blame for their pair performances. The Golden Boy Award for the top 21 players in Europe was given to Martial in 2015.
In September 2015, Martial received his first honor from United, “PFA Fan’s Player of the Month.” A few days later, for his incredible goal against Liverpool, he received the “Aim of the Month” award. He was the third-youngest player to receive the “Premier League Player of the Month” award for September. At Manchester United, he has won the FA Cup, English League Cup, Europa League, and English Super Cup. With Samantha Helena Jacquelinet, his ex-wife, Martial has two daughters. Since late 2016, he has been seeing reality television personality Melanie De Cruz.
As the principal of Anthony and his siblings, Anthony’s father Joran Martial is also more involved in their lives. He is good friends with Thierry Henry, a former Arsenal player. When Anthony Martial was just 12 years old, Patrice Evra gave him a pair of soccer shoes as a gift. Patrice has been closely following Anthony’s development.