£36m Man United star Anthony Martial won’t be weighed down by price tag, claims team-mate

first_imgEliaquim Mangala claims new Manchester United signing Anthony Martial will not be affected by his hefty price tag.The 19-year-old moved to Old Trafford from Monaco on transfer deadline day in a £36million deal, though that fee could potencially rise to over £50m.However Martial’s France team-mate, Mangala, believes the striker will not be weighed down by the price tag.“I do not think that the amount of the transfer would be a problem,” said Mangala.“Obviously no-one will look at him the same way anymore. Manchester United paid a lot of money for him.“Let’s see how he and people around him like the club or his family, deals with it, that’s important. He must focus only on his football.“It is what will be asked anyway. Everything else is inherent to the football world.“Currently we can see some big amount within the transfer market. If we make a comparison with what we used to spend in the past, we realise it could go too far.” New Man United striker Anthony Martial 1last_img read more