Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag said centre-back Harry Maguire had a very good World Cup and urged him to continue his strong showing when the Premier League resumes. Maguire lost his starting place at United in August, but the 29-year-old started all of England’s games in Qatar, where they were knocked out in the quarter-finals by France (2-1).
“It is clear that he is good enough to play at the highest level. launched Ten Hag during United’s training camp in Spain. He had a period in Manchester where he didn’t perform and then of course there are difficulties. He almost always plays well for England. »
“Harry Maguire had a very good World Cup. He has been very consistent.”
“We want him to take that to Manchester so he can take it on the pitch for United. added the Dutch technician. I think he had a really good World Cup. He was very regular. If he plays with confidence like he is now, he’s a hugely important player for us and that’s what everyone expects. »
Manchester United will resume competition on December 21 with a home game against Burnley in the League Cup before hosting Nottingham Forest in the Championship on December 27.