Leicester City defender Harry Maguire has played down the transfer rumours linking him with a move to Manchester United as a result of his latest activity on social media.

The England international centre back has been a transfer target for both Manchester United and Manchester City, but his recent activity suggested that the player is edging closer to a move to the Theatre of Dreams.

Harry Maguire liked a post on social media that suggests that he’s closing in on a move to Manchester United thus sending the fans into a state of delirium.

The former Hull City and Sheffield United player then went on to play down those rumours via a Twitter post from his official Twitter page.

Harry Maguire has emerged as a top defensive target for the Manchester clubs namely Manchester United and Manchester City but Leicester City are not ready to lose one of their key players.

The Foxes have slapped an asking price of £80m on the defender.

Harry Maguire was recently part of the England team that finished third at the UEFA Nations League finals.

The English centre back became a Leicester City player in the summer of 2017 following his transfer from Hull City shortly after they suffered relegation from the Premier League.


Timothy Aiyeku is a Mass Communication graduate from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He is a sports, everything football analyst.