Manchester United’s try to signal Harry Maguire from Leicester Metropolis is “very much alive”, a supply near negotiations has advised Sky Sports activities Information.
United moved forward rivals Manchester Metropolis within the chase for the England defender by growing their supply to £70m, following the preliminary £65m that each golf equipment had indicated they’d be pleased to pay final month.
However Leicester have made it clear they aren’t concerned with promoting at that value, particularly after seeing United pay £50m for Aaron Wan-Bissaka, who they really feel can not evaluate to Maguire in confirmed worldwide high quality and expertise.
Aiyawatt Srivaddhanaprabha, Leicester’s proprietor, would wish to personally log out any deal for Maguire, who nonetheless has 4 years left on his contract and is seen as a key asset of their squad.
United have already signed two home-grown children in Daniel James and Aaron Wan-Bisaaka.
They’ve additionally made an enquiry into signing Southampton midfielder Mario Lemina, Sky Sports activities Information understands.
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