Harry Maguire Transfer Update: West Ham United and Manchester United have reached an agreement for the signing of the English Defender.
West Ham and Manchester United have reached an agreement in principle to sign defender Harry Maguire in a deal worth over £30 million.
Personal terms are unlikely to be an issue. On the specifics of his departure from United, there is still under progress.
In contrast, West Ham is cautiously optimistic about completing the acquisition after a £20 million offer for the England international fell down last month.
Maguire practiced with Manchester United on Wednesday morning ahead of Monday Night Football’s Premier League opener against Wolves.
United have conducted extensive research on numerous defenders, notably Nice’s Jean-Clair Todibo, should they be able to recruit reinforcements at center-back for Maguire and Eric Bailly, whose representatives have spoken with Al Nassr.
To determine the specifics of a potential contract, discussions with Todibo representatives have taken conducted.
Ten Hag wants the squad to have depth and positional competition so that it can battle on different fronts.
Harry Maguire likely to leave Manchester United to join West Ham
Benjamin Pavard may be the replacement for Maguire as per Manchester United
Manchester United are likely to make a move for Benjamin Pavard if Harry Maguire leaves the club.
Manchester United are still scouting defenders, and Sky Sports News has learned that Pavard has emerged as a strong prospect.
Bayern Munich has known for some time that the France international wishes to quit the club. According to one source, Pavard wants to join United and that talks are ongoing.
The defender has one year left on his contract and is believed to cost between £30 and £35 million. He’s been linked with Manchester City, Liverpool, and Barcelona in the past.
Bayern planned to replace Pavard with Kyle Walker from Manchester City. Howver, he has decided to stay with the Premier League winners.