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August 19, 2019

Wolves star: £80m fee won’t go to Maguire’s head at United

Wolves defender Ryan Bennett reckons Manchester United’s Harry Maguire won’t be fazed about his £80m fee because of his footballing background. Maguire became the world’s most expensive defender when he moved to Old Trafford from Leicester earlier this month, eclipsing the £75m Liverpool splashed out for Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton in January 2018. Maguire spent three seasons in League One with hometown club Sheffield United before moving to then Premier League Hull City, who loaned him to Championship side Wigan. The England international could even have been lining up in a Wolves shirt against United tonight if they had…

Bennett warns Wolves of United threat

Ryan Bennett admits Wolves must be on their toes to stop Manchester United tonight. Nuno Espirito Santo’s side are seeking to make it a hat-trick of wins against United after beating them 2-1 twice last season, knocking them out of the FA Cup at the quarter-final stage before repeating the scoreline in the Premier League two weeks later. United have put their faith in youth up front this summer, selling Romelu Lukaku to Inter Milan for £74m to allow Marcus Rashford, 21, 23-year-old Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood, who is just 17, more game time. Despite his tender years, Rashford…