‘It’s strange’: Manchester United star told to rejoin old club after falling out of favor with Erik ten Hag

Former West Ham United striker turned TV commentator Frank McAvennie has urged Manchester United defender Harry Maguire to rejoin Leicester City.

Maguire has completely fallen out of favor with Erik ten Hag at Old Trafford following the Dutchman’s arrival at Old Trafford last summer.

He manchester united The captain has been heavily linked with a departure from the club this summer due to his situation at the club.

Frank McAvennie has claimed that Maguire could go back to leicester citywhere he really shone in the heart of the defense.

The former Scotland international has claimed that Maguire could revive his career if he returns to the King Power Stadium. McAvennie told Football Insider:

“He could go back to Leicester. They could do it with him and they’ll get him half price too. He was a star there, he really shone. He has to play. Sometimes at big clubs like Man United, the shirt is too big for the players. That’s no disrespect to Harry, but if he returns to Leicester, he can end his career.”

Harry Maguire on his situation: “I have an important role on and off the pitch at Man Utd so every day I try to contribute to the success of this club whether I play or not. That’s my priority now,” he tells BT 🔴 🏴 🔴🏴 🔴🏴 🔴 #MUFC“I work hard in training and that’s all you can do.” https://t.co/aapKXvZOc0

McAvennie has been adamant that the Manchester United outcast could be a brilliant acquisition for the Foxes. He added:

“You see him for England and he’s decent, so it’s rare. He’ll have to leave because he doesn’t have a game. It’s fine to be captain, but not if you don’t have game time. I think going back to Leicester would be a good option.”

Harry Maguire has started just 11 games in all competitions for Manchester United this season, coming on as a substitute on 12 occasions.

He has never been able to live up to his massive £80m price tag during his time at Old Trafford.

Robin van Persie praises two Manchester United stars for their performances this season

Former Manchester United striker Robin van Persie has full praise about the duo of Alejandro Garnacho and Tyrell Malacia for their performances this season. He said (via the Manchester Evening News):

“Garnacho is someone to watch, you know he’s still very young, a very talented player. If you watch how he handles difficult situations, how he handles pressure, how he creates, especially for his age, he’s very special.”

On Tyrell Malacia, who played alongside him at Feyenoord, Van Persie said:

“Tyrell Malacia, I used to play with him at Feyenoord and I’m very proud of him. The way he does it, the way he plays, he’s a great example for young talent.”

Malacia has made 30 appearances for the Red Devils this season following his £12.9m transfer from Feyenoord last summer.

Garnacho, for his part, has scored four goals and given five assists in 29 games with Manchester United.

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