Gary Lineker’s message regarding Leicester’s Harry Maguire amid Manchester United speculation

The FA Cup in the BBC studio with host Gary Lineker during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Manchester United at Molineux on March 16, 2019 in...

Manchester United reportedly want to sign Harry Maguire from Leicester City in the summer transfer window.

9th June 2019, Stádio D Afonso Henriques, Porto, Portugal; UEFA Nations League Football 3rd placed final, England versus Switzerland; Harry Maguire of ENG passes before the contact from...

Gary Lineker has taken to Twitter to suggest that Leicester City should keep hold of reported Manchester United target and central defender Harry Maguire.

The former Leicester striker Lineker has suggested that if Leicester keep hold of Maguire for the 2019-20 campaign, then the Foxes will have a chance of breaking into the top six of the Premier League.

According to, Premier League giants United are interested in signing the 26-year-old centre-back in the summer transfer window.


Harry Maguire of England and Leicester City FC during the UEFA Nations League Semi-Final football match Netherlands vs England at D.Afonso Henriques stadium in Guimares on June 6, 2019.

Keeping Harry Maguire

Maguire is one of the best central defenders in the Premier League, and the 26-year-old England international can still further improve.

Leicester are an established and ambitious club in the Premier League, and the Foxes will be aiming to challenge for the top six next season.

United, though, are one of the biggest clubs in the world, and one can understand the temptation to leave the Foxes for the Red Devils.

According to WhoScored, Maguire made 31 appearances in the Premier League for Leicester last season, scoring three goals in the process.

Gary Lineker attends the World Premiere of 'Make Us Dream' at The Curzon Soho on November 14, 2018 in London, England.

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