Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho reveals secret to Anthony Martial's brilliant form

United have failed to agree a new contract with Martial whose current deal can only be extended till 2020

United have failed to agree a new contract with Martial whose current deal can only be extended till 2020

Martial was omitted from Les Bleus boss Didier Deschamps' squad for the 2018 World Cup and has been fighting for a return to the national team ever since, with his wish finally granted on Thursday morning.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he "never gave up" on Anthony Martial, whose fine recent form has earned him a France recall.

The France global scored 17 times in his debut campaign in the Premier League after Martial netted on his debut in Manchester United's 3-1 win over bitter rivals Liverpool FC in September 2015.

Martial, who has scored five goals in his last four premier league appearances comes in for the games against Uruguay and their Nations League match in the Netherlands on November 16. martial, 22, was not included in the France squad that won the 2018 world cup in Russian Federation. his last cap was against Russian Federation in march.

He told MUTV: 'I never gave up.

Martial won the last of his 18 caps in a friendly against Russian Federation, while missing the successful World Cup campaign in Russian Federation this summer, Xinhua reported on Thursday. It is up to his talent, because he has phenomenal talent.

"I knew that for him to become a really top player, he needed to overcome some barriers that I put on the road for him".

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Deschamps, who led Les Blues to World Cup glory at Russian Federation 2018, has also left out players including Atletico Madrid attacker Thomas Lemar and Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette.

Martial, whose current deal at United will end next summer, is yet to sign a new contract with the Red Devils.

"He is getting more important in Manchester United", Deschamps said.

"He is getting more mature and it shows on the field".

"It's obvious by Jose Mourinho's choice [to make Martial a first-teamer] and what he's doing on the pitch".

And he has been further rewarded for an upturn in his performances with a place in the France squad for their Nations League clash against Netherlands and a friendly with Uruguay.

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