Anthony Martial Isn't Happy With Mourinho After Being Told That He's 'Missed His Chance'

Forward reportedly on a collision course with Jose

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Despite scoring six goals in his last 13 appearances while playing on the left wing, Manchester United's £58million man Anthony Martial is reported to be less than happy with the way he's being treated by Jose Mourinho.

After being left out of the matchday squad for the 1-1 draw against Stoke City last Saturday, the France international was dropped again for United's EPL Cup semi-final second leg against Hull City on Thursday night.

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According to The Times, the relationship between the forward and his manager is 'at an all-time low', with the 21-year-old who lit up the league last season feeling like he's being unfairly frozen out.

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Speaking after last weekend's game with Liverpool, Mourinho addressed the Martial problem, saying: "I don't think he lost his focus, I just think he didn't catch with both hands a big opportunity he had. When we spoke about Memphis Depay [leaving United] we spoke about it being the only position where we have an over-booking of players.

"We have still five players for this position. I cannot give one player chances to play and kill the others. To kill the others, I think I already did that with Memphis by considering him the last option and by not giving him any option. But with the other guys I think you would be asking me why Mata is not playing or why Marcus Rashford doesn't have a chance, or why Jesse Lingard, a national team player, is not playing.

"We have Rashford, Lingard, Mata, Mkhitaryan and Martial, and I cannot give the same player chance after chance after chance and not consider the effort of the others.

"Anthony played against Liverpool, a big match for us and a big match for him, too. Then the next game I went to Mata and Mkhitaryan. This is the situation."

Martial arrived at Manchester United from Monaco in 2015 for an initial £36million, rising to £58million with add-ons, along with a big reputation as rising star. At the time then manager Louis Van Gaal said: "I buy Martial not for me, but for the next manager of Manchester United."

It looks like Mourinho doesn't like what he's seen so far.