David Moyes cost Manchester united £80m to land Maguire


Manchester United have confirmed the signing of England Center back Jacob Harry Maguire from Leicester city.

The 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 earlier.

The 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.

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Maguire 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.

Maguire 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.

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