“I feel before everything he really must get his head screwed on and get it back within the zone. Moving to Man United or any big club can at all times bolster your ego in some sense. Some people don’t operate that way, some do.”
Burley says Maguire has not reacted to the criticism well in recent months. And he says he must get used to it at a club the dimensions of United.
The Scot added: “He’s had a particularly troublesome period along with his club, not along with his country. And it’s right down to how he reacts.
“The response I’ve seen up to now hasn’t been adequate. He has smarted on the criticism, he hasn’t liked it, he hasn’t handled it particularly well.