Roy Keane opens up about Harry Maguire at Man United

Roy Keane has his say on Harry Maguire's start to life at Man United

The Sport Review staff
By The Sport Review staff
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer (Photo: Sky Sports)

Roy Keane says that Harry Maguire has “done OK” so far this season since his move to Manchester United in the summer.

The 26-year-old signed for the Red Devils from Leicester City back in August as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer moved to strengthen his squad ahead of his first full campaign in charge.

Maguire has been a regular fixture in the Manchester United team this season and has started all four of the Red Devils’ opening Premier League games.

The central defender has been brought in to add some much-needed stability to the back line at Old Trafford as Solskjaer looks to try and steer the Red Devils back into the top four.

Maguire played the full 90 minutes as England coasted to a 4-0 win over Bulgaria in Euro 2020 qualifying on Saturday.

And Manchester United legend Keane seems to think that Maguire still has quite a lot of room for improvement.

Speaking to ITV Sport, Keane said: “I think he’s done OK.

“We were talking about how good he is on the ball, but defensively I still think he’s… I still have one or two question marks over him.

“I always worry about his pace on the turn.

“I remember the first goal against Crystal Palace where he’s not doing the basics, covering round his other centre-half.

“Listen, he’s 26 years of age now, you’re worried if you’re pointing these things out to him.”

Manchester United will return to Premier League action after the international break with a home clash against Leicester City at Old Trafford on Saturday.

The Red Devils have only won one of their opening four games in the Premier League this season.

MORE: Latest Manchester United news and views

MORE: Football transfer rumours and gossip

Follow @thesportreview on Instagram

MORE:

MORE: The latest football transfer news

MORE: Meet the Premier League's most stylish footballers

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Take a tour of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil’s £10m London house

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

N'Golo Kante
‘Of course’: N’Golo Kante opens up about his Chelsea FC future
Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool FC ‘in advanced talks’ for first January signing – report
Virgil van Dijk
Virgil van Dijk replies when asked if Chelsea FC, Leicester City are in the title race
Chelsea FC star Mason Mount (Photo: Mason Mount / Instagram)
‘He’s a very quiet boy’: Mason Mount on Chelsea FC teenager
Frank Lampard
‘Extra special’: Pat Nevin raves about young Chelsea FC team
Jurgen Klopp
‘It makes perfect sense’: Liverpool FC urged to sign 25-year-old
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
Top 50 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea FC, Liverpool FC and Man United stars feature
ATP Finals 2019
Rafael Nadal
ATP Finals 2019: Rafael Nadal in stunning comeback from match-point to beat Medvedev
Glenn Hoddle
‘Something special’: BT Sport pundit raves about young Chelsea FC team
Steven Gerrard
‘I want to see passion’: Pundit urges Arsenal to appoint Steven Gerrard as manager