The French striker impressed during pre-season alongside Jadon Sancho and Marcus Rashford, only to suffer a hamstring injury on the eve of the new campaign, subsequently missing humiliating defeats to Brighton and Brentford.
Martial has joined the first team in training ahead of tonight’s top-flight showdown with fierce rivals Liverpool, but centre-back Victor Lindelof remains out.
“Victor hasn’t returned to the training ground but the good news is that Anthony Martial is back training with the team,” United boss Erik ten Hag told local media on Friday. club.
There is a further setback for Facundo Pellistri, who has picked up an unspecified injury that will rule him out for the rest of the month and, potentially, a loan away from the club.
Elsewhere, there are no further setbacks as Ten Hag aims to claim a Liverpool scalp to boost morale.
Predicts Manchester United XI: De Gea; Dalot, Varane, Martinez, Malacia; Eriksen, McTominay, Fernandes; Sancho, Ronaldo, Rashford.