David Moyes cost Manchester united £80m to land Maguire
August 3, 2019
United have confirmed the signing of England Center back Jacob Harry Maguire
from Leicester city.
20-time English champions have been chasing the center-back for the entire summer
window, having called off plans to bring him to the club 12 months
former Sheffield United, Hull and Leicester City player had been scouted and recommended by Sir Alex Ferguson
before is retirement while he Harry was still playing for Sheffield united.
first caught Ferguson’s eye in the FA Youth Cup final of 2011. Ferguson has
been a keen admirer of Maguire for some time and even instructed David Moyes to
take a look at the then Sheffield United centre-back before he handed him the
reins at Old Trafford at the close of the 2013 season.
had earlier confessed his love for the club since his boyhood years and he is
very excited to joining the 20 times English champions and is expected to make
his United debut in their Premier League opener at home to Chelsea.