Martinez additionally permits our full-backs to maraud ahead.
In our final fixture in opposition to Sheriff Tiraspol, the 24-year-old – who operates within the left centre-back function – may typically be seen occupying the left-back place, which allowed Tyrell Malacia to hitch in with the United assault to present the Reds an alternative choice within the ultimate third.
This, in flip, afforded Martinez house to get on the ball. His width made him a precious possibility for David De Gea to search out, and when the Spaniard gave him the ball, Martinez had created an angle for direct passes into assault or midfield.
The Argentinian made use of those moments, launching assaults from the again and providing an alternative choice for his midfield and fellow defenders to search out.