Fans not sure that Martial move to Spurs will come off

As we discussed on Tuesday, Anthony Martial is reportedly a target for Tottenham Hotspur after a season of struggles for the Manchester United attacker.

The Frenchman has failed to win a regular starting place in Jose Mourinho’s first choice XI despite a number of good performances and contributions.

With eight goals and four assists despite those limited appearances this season it’s clear he is of a quality to enhance most Premier League sides, Spurs being no exception.

He could potentially be the missing piece of Pochettino’s puzzle, a fine compliment to Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli and Harry Kane.

It would likely cost a lot of money to bring him to White Hart Lane though and Spurs are hardly known for being lavish Premier League spenders, compared to the likes of Man City, Chelsea and United anyway.

While undoubtedly an exciting prospect for Spurs fans, most supporters are sceptical it’s a move that will come off.

Twitter reacted to the news with a degree of cynicism…