Player Review

87 - FUT Birthday
Just NO
By RickyPizzi, 26-03-2019

The biggest let down of this year.

I was looking for a strong and pacy striker and Martial, on paper, has everything I needed. Moreover, I also needed a strong link to Pogba thus it was the perfect and easiest choice to make.

BUT. But all the hype fainted. Sluggish, slow, clumsy, bad ball control, average shooting, weak composure. The only pro is his heading, this is the only good thing about him.

I mean: with those stats you expect a sort of (SORT OF) Cristiano Ronaldo, instead Martial is nowhere near him. I used TIF Werner, IF Gabriel Jesus, NIF Mertens, NIF Aubameyang and NIF Bale; Martial is worse than each of them. And costs 260K. And speaking of Bale, If you are thinking of buying Martial forget it and go for the Welsh..they are almost identical, but Bale costs 140K less and can be green-linked to a beast CDM like Casemiro (who in turn costs 130k less than Martial's green-link friend Pogba).

I have more goals than games with Martial, but they were all easy goals which could have been scored by an ordinary striker. He doesn't make the difference, not a single flash..he is simply average. I would spend 80/90K for him, tops.

Save your coins for a real game-changing player, since Martial is not.

Aerial threat

Hyperlink to Pogba



First touch



Formation: 5212
Position: ST
Games: 8
GPG: 1.38
APG: 0.25
Pace (3/10)
Shooting (6/10)
Passing (3/10)
Dribbling (6/10)
Defending (2/10)
Physicality (4/10)
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