Martial proves his moneys worth | MUNDIAL MORNINGS


Anthony Martial scored a brace for Manchester United in
their 3-2 win against Southampton FC last night.

The 19 year old wonder kid is proving the money spent for
his signature wasn’t a waste after netting three goals in two games.

United trailed in the first half hour of the game, until
their midfielders stepped up and took control. Their dominance resulted in
added service to the young Frenchman who didn’t disappoint. Martial turned the
defenders inside out in the penalty box, before scoring with a silky smooth

Martials second goal wasn’t as technically difficult, but
his offensive awareness made it seem so easy.

Southampton Japanese defender Maya Yoshida had a nightmare
moment, after his back pass was cut off by Anthony Martial, exploiting the
mistake with another calm finish.

Martials magnificent goal scoring form comes at the perfect
time for the Red Devils, as Rooney is struggling to find the goals in the new

Rooney has gone cold with over 15 hours of football played
without a goal.


Lionel Messi scored a double to continue FC Barcelona’s
perfect start to their new La Liga campaign.

Last season’s treble champions defeated Levante 4-1 which
places them on a perfect 12 points, and two in front of rivals Real Madrid.

The Argentinian superstar would have had another hat-trick
although his poor penalty history came back to haunt him. Messi missed his second
penalty of the night hitting it over the bar and deep into the stands.


PSV Mexican defender Hector Moreno has learned nothing after his horror tackle which broke Luke Shaw’s leg last week against United.

Moreno forced another player off the field, after tackling

Oussama Tannane studs up into his knee. 

The player was carried off an looks to be in serious trouble. 

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