Man Utd aware of alleged Maguire ‘bust-up with police’ on Greek Island

Date published: Friday 21st August 2020 11:44 - Robert McCarthy

Harry Maguire

Manchester United say they are aware of an alleged incident in Greece involving captain Harry Maguire.

The England defender, 27, has been arrested on the island of Mykonos following an alleged altercation with police, according to media reports.

A United statement on Friday said: “The club is aware of an alleged incident involving Harry Maguire in Mykonos last night.

“Contact has been made with Harry, and he is fully co-operating with the Greek authorities.

“At this time we will be making no further comment.”

United players are taking time off after their Europa League exertions earlier this month.

The club were eliminated by Spanish side Sevilla last Sunday.

Maguire on a break after Sevilla heartache

Harry Maguire; Anthony Martial TEAMtalk

Maguire’s girlfriend Fern Hawkins on Thursday posted a picture of herself and the player together, with the caption: “Holidays with you…”

Maguire is the world’s most expensive defender, having signed for United from Leicester last summer for £80million.

In his first season at Old Trafford he was an ever-present in the Premier League, scoring one goal.

Meanwhile, Manchester United have reportedly submitted a €30m bid for Juventus winger Douglas Costa. Read more…

 

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