According to the British press, Maguire – who is struggling to get a place in the starting line-up before the match against Liverpool at 2am on August 23 – is in the sights of Chelsea, the team is also trying to complete the job. buy Leicester defender Wesley Fofana.
Harry Maguire is constantly criticized by MU fans for his mistakes
Chelsea is said to want to bring Maguire to Stamford Bridge when MU is also pursuing “The Blues” striker, Christian Pulisic when the Old Trafford team wants to correct the scoring process. So, if the two teams sit at the negotiating table, it is likely that there will be an exchange between Maguire and Pulisic.
According to The Sun, Fofana is still a priority for Chelsea and the transfer is expected to be completed next week after the French midfielder asked to be excluded from the match against Southampton in the third round of the Premier League this week. this.
Striker Christian Pulisic is on MU’s radar
It is understandable that “The Blues” are interested in Maguire when the position of this defender in coach Erik ten Hag’s squad is increasingly shaky after a lackluster performance in the first two matches that failed in the Premier League. This season, especially the 0-4 defeat against Brentford recently. Mr. Ten Hag is said to be more likely to bring Raphael Varane into the starting line-up in the “great battle” with Liverpool instead of Maguire.
Furthermore, with the 2022 World Cup only three months away, Maguire needs to secure a spot in the starting XI to ensure his chances at England in Qatar are not compromised.