Manchester United legend tells Martial what he must do to be a world-class striker

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The former Manchester United striker Louis Saha has urged Anthony Martial to improve his killer instinct and positioning in order to be a world class striker.

The Frenchman believes playing alongside Pogba and Fernandes can take the Frenchman’s game to a whole new level.

Speaking on how he believes Anthony Martial can further improve his overall game, Louis Saha told Man United’s official website: “I am just a massive fan of his and just wish him to have that consistently, to believe he can reach even higher heights because he’s got too much potential to stop there.

“People may assume this is his top form but I’m not sure because, when you look at his quality, he has definitely improved his positioning and his killer instinct. He is really getting there. We can always look for improvement and it’s more about switching on sometimes, as I like to think of it. I was the same.

“If it’s something he can address, it will make him more of a killer player because you now have players like Bruno Fernandes, who is going to challenge Paul Pogba in terms of creativity in midfield. Imagine how much you have to be on your toes as a striker because, if the ball comes from Fernandes, one touch, the ball could come to you.

“It’s the same with Pogba, so you have to find a way to get really busy and appreciate the fact that you need to create space all the time.

“This is the only thing I can see he will need to improve – not because the player can’t but because the players now around him are so adept at passing the ball.”

Martial has been impressive since the season restart, scoring regularly and looks to be in imperious form.