Roberto Martinez was this weekend in China. He went, with the eye at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia, Yannick Carrasco, all of scouting. Sunday it was the turn of Axel Witsel. Despite a heavy 0-3 defeat of his club was Martinez huge praise for the ex-Standardspeler.
“Axel played a strong match and is a crucial player for the Red Devils.” That were the words of coach Roberto Martinez in an interview with the local media in Tianjin. Striking because the coach saw the club of Whitewash, Tianjin Quanjian, hopeless fall against Hebei CFFC (0-3). The chance that Whitewash when the Red Devils are starting on the midfield, also at the world cup reserves, is so huge.
Roberto Martinez is hard at work scouting with the eye at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia. Saturday he went in the Chinese league also Yannick Carrasco. Also his club, Dalian Yifang, bite in the sand. There was a 1-0 loss at Shanghai Shenhua.