Thursday’s Manchester United news & transfer news headlines; Harry Maguire faces Old Trafford uncertainty

Thursday's Manchester United news & transfer news headlines; Harry Maguire faces Old Trafford uncertainty

Manchester United news and transfer news headlines from Thursday’s national newspapers…

1. According to Daily Telegraph, Harry Maguire is facing a fight for his Manchester United future.

2. The same outlet claims that Gareth Southgate has told Harry Maguire that he is not guaranteed a starting place at the World Cup in the wake of the Manchester United skipper being booed by his own fans at Wembley during an international friendly game against Ivory Coast.

3. Manchester United’s chances of signing Benfica’s £60million-rated forward Darwin Nunez are expected to rely on whether they seal a place in next season’s Champions League, and a transfer to Spain remains the most likely outcome with Atletico Madrid remaining favourites, according to Daily Telegraph.

4. The Times report that Manchester United are facing competition from a number of other clubs, including a club based in Germany, for the signing of Erik ten Hag, while Ajax will make another attempt to convince their manager to stay and see out his contract until 2023.

Harry Maguire faces uncertain future at Manchester United
Harry Maguire faces uncertain future at Manchester United
Erik ten Hag gives Cristiano Ronald...
Erik ten Hag gives Cristiano Ronaldo new nickname ahead of his Manchester United arrival on Monday

5. According to Daily Mail Manchester United are said to be looking to include Anthony Martial in a deal for Tottenham forward Harry Kane this summer, with Sevilla not having an option to buy the France international when his six-month loan deal expires at the end of the season.

6. Manchester United are confident of taking a strong squad on the Australian leg of their pre-season tour despite stringent vaccination rules, that’s according to Daily Mail.

7. Contrary to reports, Marcus Rashford has not told friends he wants to leave Manchester United this summer, according to Jonathan Shrager, via Twitter.

8. Edinson Cavani was not at Carrington this morning. Fred and Alex Telles reported for training, according to Samuel Luckhurst via MEN.

9. Bruno Fernandes has signed a new five-year deal with Manchester United until 2027, reported Fabrizio Romano.