As the season winds down and the transfer window draws into view, fans of all clubs are looking for signs that can hint at their club’s proposed market activity wherever they can find them.
One that has become more common in recent years is the idea that a player who is chosen to model the new kit cannot be among those the manager is seeking to get rid of.
It would appear that Manchester United fans have fully bought into that way of thinking – wishfully or otherwise – regarding the future of popular forward Anthony Martial.
The Frenchman – valued at £58.5m by Transfermarkt – has slipped down the pecking order under Jose Mourinho, especially after the arrival of Alexis Sanchez in January.
But, it is clear that the Reds fanbase want the forward to remain at the club past this summer and we’ve taken a closer look at the best of the reaction…
Yes tonyyy lad
— Umair (@Mxrtial_11) May 11, 2018
— #MourinhoOut (@yahya_official2) May 11, 2018
DONT LET MARTIAL LEAVE!!!
— Daniel (@UtdDxn) May 11, 2018
— ⭐️ RED ARMY ⭐️ (@MuRd107) May 11, 2018
Are you kidding me?? pic.twitter.com/q2afkwHbZe
— 9 AT THE BACK FC (@Ritvik_mufc) May 11, 2018
— E S H A A N. (@eshaan_07) May 11, 2018