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Erik ten Hag challenges Harry Maguire with these comments

By Harry Smith

Erik ten Hag challenges Harry Maguire with these comments

The manager since he arrived has been very strict with his demands on players and the roles they have taken on. 

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Manchester United has been a team that has a lot of demands, it is the most media team in England, that means that the players that arrive to the squad, and especially in a matter of luxury reinforcements, will have to demonstrate a higher level of play, and thus convince that a good signing was made, the team has had many cases of players that did not perform as expected.

Players who were considered essential have been replaced by players who have been given the confidence, the case of Cristiano who sought his exit and missed the preseason is an example, or the most talked about of all, that of Harry Maguire, the English central defender has had little participation, and when he has had it is when the team has conceded more goals, also in the three games that he started, they were lost.

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The player remains as the captain and one of the players who gives more confidence to the England trainer, Gareth Southgate, who despite Maguire has not had regularity playing with Man Utd, has aligned him normally, even after not winning any Nations League game and having two errors in the last game against Germany, he supported him.

Now back from the international break, he was questioned about the central defender, Harry Maguire, to which he referred to him as a great player who has a lot of talent, he was very concise that the player has the support of the whole team, the institution trusted the player who became the most expensive defender ever when they paid approximately £80 million for the player in 2019.

"All the players and coaches believe in him. I am convinced he is going to return to his best level"

Erik ten Hag who won the best manager of the month award in September, was optimistic that Harry Maguire will regain his best version, because, he considers that he is a great player, and that in England he has proved it. He backed his player, who will not be present in the Manchester derby due to an injury he suffered in the Nations League match against Germany.


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