Manchester United’s Anthony Martial will reportedly be available for £40million in January after seeing his first-team chances fade in recent weeks.
After failing to score in any of his five appearances this season, the French forward has not been able to assist or score since Cristiano Ronaldo’s return to the club.
Martial has been playing for United for seven minutes since Ronaldo signed for United on August 31. He is now behind many players in the pecking list.
United have decided to sell Martial, 25, in January, after he attracted attention from France, Spain, and Italy during the summer.
According to Eurosport, United are prepared to accept offers of £40million for Martial, who rejected a Deadline Day move to Lyon.
Martial has three years remaining on his £250,000-per-week Old Trafford deal and is worried United’s valuation could price him out of a move.
Atletico Madrid was interested in him last summer, before they decided to resign Antoine Griezmann. Barca are keeping an eye on Martial and may prefer a move in the summer.
United rejected Inter Milan’s summer bid for Martial, the Italian champions. The Serie A side had shortlisted Martial to replace Romelu Lukaku.
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Martial scored seven goals in 36 appearances in all competitions last season with four of those goals coming in the Premier League.
Martial ruptured his knee ligament in March, which also prevented him from participating in the Euros with France.
Martial is one of seven United players that they will sell in January. Phil Jones, Donny Van de Beek, and Eric Bailly could also be available for transfer.