Donny van de Beek has defended Manchester United captain Harry Maguire after the centre-again was booed during a friendly in opposition to Crystal Palace.
Man Utd beat Patrick Vieira’s side 3-1 in their cutting-edge friendly in Australia on Tuesday.
Anthony Martial opened the scoring before Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho sealed the victory in the second half.
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There was a Joel Ward comfort and overdue crimson card for Man Utd teen Will Fish however the primary speaking factor in Melbourne turned into the jeers that met every Maguire touch on the start of the suit.
The 29-year-vintage seemed to win over supporters with an excellent showing and the boos subsided, with group-mate Van de Beek inspired via the manner the skipper bounced lower back.
“I heard as well,” the Holland worldwide told the PA information agency. “I didn’t recognize genuinely what passed off.
“But I think if I noticed the game today I suppose Harry was playing really well.
“He became aggressive, he were given such a lot of balls, so meaning he has a huge persona.
“He has lots of revel in, so I think that’s effective what he (showed), his overall performance nowadays.”
Meanwhile, Liverpool have reportedly ‘enquired about signing’ Manchester United goal Antony this summer time as he ‘features prominently’ on their list of goals.
The Ajax famous person played underneath Erik ten Hag for the Eredivisie facet. He shone remaining term as he grabbed eight dreams and 4 assists in 23 league appearances.
Ten Hag has left Ajax to take over at Man Utd. The manager is eager to carry Antony with him to Manchester.
It has been claimed that Ajax price him at £68m with his contract now not because of expire till 2025. This asking charge is making United’s pursuit for him ‘tricky’.
Football Insider are reporting that Liverpool have ‘made an approach’ to signal Antony this summer.
The Reds are stated to have ‘made contact’ with Ajax over a summer time circulate for the attacker.
Antony is said to ‘characteristic prominently on their listing of attacking objectives’. They claim that Ajax are truly requesting £59m.
The report notes that Liverpool are ‘not predicted to pay that’. They have already paid an initial £68m to signal Darwin Nunez this summer time.