ANTHONY MARTIAL is the man Inter Milan want to replace Chelsea-bound Romelu Lukaku.
And if Manchester United can recoup close to the £50million they forked out six years ago, the French striker will be off to the San Siro.
Manchester United star Anthony Martial is being targeted by Inter MilanCredit: Getty
Inter Milan want to replace Chelsea-bound Romelu Lukaku with Anthony MartialCredit: Getty ⚽ Read our Man United live blog for the latest news and transfer gossip from Old Trafford
DREAM TEAM IS BACK! SIGN UP NOW FOR THE 21/22 SEASON WITH £100,000 PRIZE POT UP FOR GRABS
But he knows his place was far from guaranteed at United, even before the knee ligament injury which ended his season in March.
Edinson Cavani is the undisputed goalscoring top dog, with Mason Greenwood, Marcus Rashford and new buy Jadon Sancho all ahead of him.
Spurs and Everton have both sniffed around, without following up initial interest, leaving the way clear for Inter.
Martial joined United from Monaco in 2015, and was an immediate hit with a goal on his debut against Liverpool.
But he has suffered a stop-start Old Trafford career over the past couple of years and last term managed just four goals in 17 Premier League starts.
DREAM TEAM 2021/22
PLAY DREAM TEAM FOR THE 2021/22 SEASON
£100,000 prize pot up for grabs £50million budget to build your best XI Play in Mini Leagues against your mates, colleagues, etc Click here to play for FREE Dream Team app available through Apple Store and Google Play Store Speaking after Saturday’s 4-0 friendly win over Everton, boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted: “Anthony has had a bad spell with injuries.
“He’s been training well with us but as players who’ve been out for a while, they need some more sharpness, need some more work.
“He tried to do the right thing; it didn’t come off all the time, but it’s better than what you fear sometimes when he’s been injured for five months – since March.”
⚽ Read our Transfer news live blog for the very latest rumours, gossip and done deals
Man Utd ‘put TEN players up for sale including Lingard, Martial and Jones’ to raise £100m for huge double transfer swoop