Mourinho rules out move for Martial amid Inter interest

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Jose Mourinho has ruled out a summer move for Anthony Martial, saying Manchester United intend to work with a “good squad”.

While United have lost Zlatan Ibrahimovic, they have acquired another frontman in the form of £75 million signing Romelu Lukaku.

Martial’s role for the Red Devils has been questioned as a result, with it suggested that he could be moved on as Serie A giants Inter circle – possibly as part of a deal to bring Ivan Perisic in the opposite direction.

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Mourinho has, however, moved to curb rumours, telling reporters: “Everybody is in the plan. The plan is to have a good squad, not just a good team.

“[We need] options because we have important players injured for a long time. They will be back by the end of the year so our squad is not so big and we need options. We need different players.

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“Lukaku, Martial, [Marcus] Rashford – they are all different players and we need everybody.”

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