Aston Villa want to sign Arsenal’s Martinez in time for their opening league game versus Sheffield United next week. Dean Smith has Tom Heaton injured while Pepe Reina has left the club.
Liverpool played their first game after the announcement of the European Super League, and failed to win against Leeds
He said: “He senses where the space is and how to use it. I wouldn’t necessarily say he’s a dribbler with skills and tricks but he’s dynamic. How he plays, he is unique in some ways.