Former Manchester United captain Harry Maguire won’t be transferring to West Ham because it stands, the PA information company understands.
The 30-year-old centre-back grew to become the costliest defender in historical past when becoming a member of the Old Trafford giants from Leicester for £80million in 2019.
Maguire was swiftly handed the captain’s armband, however a scarcity of kind and recreation time led Erik ten Hag to final month title Bruno Fernandes as United’s new skipper.
West Ham’s preliminary £20m bid for the England worldwide was rejected earlier than an improved supply within the area of £30m was accepted by the Red Devils final week.
But the Hammers started different potential choices after the transfer stalled and it’s now believed Maguire will probably be staying put.
A supply near the participant mentioned he feels settled at United, stays assured of recreation time this season and didn’t converse to West Ham boss David Moyes through the course of.
Maguire was an unused substitute on Monday as United beat Wolves 1-0 – forward of which Ten Hag indicated he had a future on the membership if he fought for it.
The reality United must discover a substitute centre-back at this stage of the window is one other consideration.