Maguire has won 48 caps for England and has been a mainstay under the Southgate regime. But his inclusion within the World Cup squad was scoffed at, especially within the absence of high performers like Fikayo Tomori and Chris Smalling.
It’s no understatement to suggest the previous Hull City and Leicester City star is fighting for his United profession, with Ten Hag reportedly able to money in on him to fund the subsequent stage of his Old Trafford rebuild. The Qatar World Cup feels make or break for England, Southgate and Maguire.
Want the most recent Premier League news as we publish it on Express Sport? Join our Facebook group by clicking here.