They took their sweet bloomin’ time about it, but Anthony Martial is now officially a Manchester United player after passing his medical at Carrington earlier this morning.
United have now sealed the deal by trotting out the photos of the 19-year-old French striker holding his new No.9 shirt aloft…
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) September 1, 2015
Martial – a “naturally talented, young, multi-functional
pen knife forward” according to Louis van Gaal – has signed a four-year contract, with the option for a further year tacked on the end.