Earlier this week we pondered whether the signing of Stephan El Shaarawy by Monaco would prompt them to consider selling Spurs target Antony Martial.
Just days later and it looks like another Premier League club are set to test Monaco’s resolve.
According to L'Equipe, Aston Villa are tracking Monaco's Anthony Martial. Money from Christian Benteke sale could be used to make a move.
— Jonathan Johnson (@Jon_LeGossip) July 17, 2015
Identified as a key target for Tottenham this summer, you’d hope that the club would battle Villa for Martial’s signature, especially when you consider that an alternative to Harry Kane have yet to be found this summer.
Martial was on target tonight, scoring this scrappy goal in Monaco’s 3-1 friendly victory over PSV. watch below.