Ten Hag tells Maguire to win over critics
New Manchester United mentor Erik ten Hag told captain Harry Maguire on Friday that it depends on him to prevail upon the fans by performing better.
The Dutchman additionally said that he is still on the lookout for new players and requirements “more choices”, with United pursuing Barcelona midfielder Frenkie de Jong.
Ten Hag has stepped his imprint on United during the pre-season visit through Asia and Australia, yet kept Maguire as commander in spite of the England community back striving last year and being booed by fans.
The sneering has followed the 29-year-old to Australia, where Maguire was designated by a sprinkling of fans in their 3-1 triumph over Crystal Palace in Melbourne.
“We heard,” Ten Hag told columnists in Perth in front of United’s agreeable against Aston Villa on Saturday.
“Be that as it may assuming you perform, it dials back. It’s about how might we transform it.
“The group and Harry can by performing, and that is the main concentration.”
Joined have dazzled in their most memorable games under taskmaster Ten Hag with persuading agreeable triumphs over Liverpool, Melbourne Victory and Palace.
Their going after play, signs of Ajax during Ten Hag’s rule, has prompted restored certainty in front of the new Premier League season following their disheartening 6th put finish last season.
The Red Devils seem set to begin the mission without Cristiano Ronaldo, who hasn’t announced back for pre-season subsequent to requesting to leave Old Trafford. He is feeling the loss of the visit because of “a family issue”.
“Obviously. However, concerning is perhaps not the right word,” Ten Hag said when inquired as to whether he was worried about Ronaldo’s nonappearance.
“I center around the players who are there, they are doing all around well, they are looking great.
“I like to zero in on that and foster that. I can hardly hang tight for him to come in, then, at that point, we will coordinate him.”
As the Ronaldo show works out behind the scenes, United are resolved to fortifying their crew before the exchange window closes on September 1.
Joined have marked left-back Tyrell Malacia, focus back Lisandro Martinez and playmaker Christian Eriksen however show up needing a focal midfielder and forward.
“We marked Eriksen for the midfield office, so we are truly content with that,” Ten Hag said.
“We really want more choices where you have a decent group, and it’s not just about the group, you really want a decent crew to obtain the right outcomes toward the finish of the time.
“So we need to fortify the crew much more and we are glancing near, however we likewise need the right players.”