As the old saying goes, it’s not the size of the dog in the fight that matters, it’s the size of the fight in the dog. That gets trickier when the other dog is Erling Haaland.
Six-foot-four, nearly 14 stone, scores nearly every chance he gets. Bordering on the unstoppable.
For Paul Parker, the diminutive defender who won two Premier League titles with United, it’s wrong to write off Martinez because of his height.