Ten Hag was an important catalyst for the deal to happen, as from the beginning he wanted to continue working with Martinez at Man Utd. The centre-back also turned down Arsenal to choose to wear the “Red Devils” shirt.
Martinez extended his contract with Ajax in October 2021, but the deal did not prevent the defender from finding a new team.
The Argentina international only wants to leave Ajax if he plays at the club Premier LeagueI’m glad to be recruited by Man Utd.
Martinez was born in Gualeguay, Argentina on January 18, 1998, and grew up with Newell’s Old Boys.
He joined Ajax in the summer of 2019 and has worked under Ten Hag ever since.
He helped Ajax win the Dutch championship three years in a row, and was named Team Player of the Year for the 2021-2022 season.
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