Ahead of the second round of their EFL Cup semi-final clash with Hull City, the Manchester United fans are really rather confident about making it through to another domestic cup competition in a matter of months.
The FA Cup-holders are keen to see Jose Mourinho land a piece of silverware during his first season in charge of the Red Devils and believe this could be their best route to Wembley. As confident as they are about their chances, they’re even more optimistic following reports from the Daily Express.
They’ve revealed top brass at Old Trafford are unlikely to entertain any ideas in regards to allowing forward Anthony Martial to leave the Theatre of Dreams any time soon. Having found a frequent starting berth rather difficult to come by at this times this term, the 21-year-old had recently been reported to be unhappy with Mourinho.
However, this report claims there is little chance of seeing the Les Blues ace depart, particularly with former teammate Memphis Depay having been afforded a move to Lyon.
Signed under Louis van Gaal, the former Monaco ace proved a revelation in the Premier League during his first campaign – scoring 17 goals – though has struggled for consistency under the Portuguese.
Despite his relative dip in form, the United supporting punters in the Tavern are delighted about the idea of seeing him strut his stuff for years to come.
Will Martial rediscover his best form under Mourinho? Let us know below…
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