After two wins on the trot, harder assessments await as Manchester United prepare for his or her pre-season tour of america which can kick-off with a sport in opposition to fierce rivals Arsenal.
This sport is prone to see supervisor Erik ten Hag decide all of the internationals who’ve been coaching at Carrington for the previous week and haven’t received the prospect to play to this point.
Harry Maguire might be one participant who’s most desirous to impress the United boss. There was fixed hypothesis linking him with an exit.
Maguire’s future unsure
He was lately stripped of the membership captaincy with the Dutchman selecting Bruno Fernandes as the brand new skipper as he wished somebody who was extra distinguished within the first XI.
Maguire was successfully fifth-choice, falling behind even left-back Luke Shaw within the pecking order whereas additionally dropping his place because the left centre-back to Lisandro Martinez.
The England worldwide is aware of his nationwide staff spot is in danger however he’s keen to combat for his place and as per TalkSPORT, Ten Hag has additionally informed the centre-back that he nonetheless counts on him as a participant.
“I perceive that he [Maguire] stays relaxed in regards to the state of affairs. I believe he’s informed everyone that he’s going to knuckle down and work for the staff. He’s received time left on his contract
“I perceive that Erik ten Hag has informed him privately that he doesn’t need him to go away, he simply desires to select his personal captain.”
ETH open to Maguire staying
His wage rise over the seasons and United’s asking value will make it troublesome for suitors to signal the Englishman who’s being chased by the likes of West Ham, Newcastle and even Chelsea.
There have even been stories that the participant could be open to leaving if United pay the rest of his wages since he is aware of he might want to take a wage minimize at his new membership.
Maguire is claimed to be fairly relaxed in regards to the state of affairs to this point and has been a mannequin skilled over the course of the final season regardless of the on-field difficulties.
Whereas Ten Hag may not be averse to the previous Leciester Metropolis star staying on, an improve could be splendid whereas finances necessities would possibly truly power the membership to maneuver on the defender.