The Frenchman was given a chance to impress the Portuguese boss last time out in Manchester United's 4-0 win over Wigan in the FA Cup.
Martial chipped in with two assists to stake his claim for a return to the starting XI in the league against the Tigers tonight.
Prior to their clash with the Latics, Jose Mourinho had warned Martial he would need to play 'magnificently' if he was to be considered for the visit of Hull tonight.
Jose Mourinho says Anthony Martial will start on the bench against Hull
Manchester United predicted XI to face Hull
Mon, January 30, 2017
Express Sport brings you our predicted Manchester United team to face Hull on Wednesday
1 of 12
Who could Jose Mourinho start against Hull on Wednesday?
But it seems he didn't to enough to convince the 54-year-old.
Asked if Martial had done enough to earn a starting spot, Mourinho bluntly replied: “Enough to be on the bench.”
Martial has netted just twice in the league for the Red Devils this term after falling out of favour under Mourinho.
Man United fans laud Anthony Martial for performance against Wigan
Sun, January 29, 2017
Express Sport brings you all the best tweets as Manchester United fans laud Anthony Martial for his performance against Wigan
1 of 10
Manchester United fans laud Anthony Martial for performance against Wigan
Anthony Martial has netted two league goals for United this season
Reports last month suggested the 21-year-old was becoming frustrated at a lack of game time and was considering a move away from Old Trafford.
But Mourinho blocked any chance of an exit as he wants to use him in his plans going forward.
In other news, Mourinho confirmed Henrikh Mkhitaryan will definitely start against the Tigers after putting in a man of the match display against Wigan.