Man Utd’s Ronald Araujo interest poses £80m problem for incoming boss | Football | Sport

While the Reds have been elevated to a title-winning behemoth following the £75m signing of Virgil van Dijk, United remain entrenched in the mire of mediocrity despite splashing out £5m more on Maguire.

There is no denying the 28-year-old possesses an array of exceptional qualities required of a top centre-half, but his impact in Manchester has been nowhere near as influential as hoped.

For United, the Araujo affair poses quite the conundrum: do the Red Devils stand by Maguire in the hope he can rediscover his form, establish an all-conquering partnership with Varane and come good, or do they resign themselves to the fact the £80m transfer hasn’t gone to plan and look to the future with the alternative option of Araujo?

An interesting 18 months awaits them both.

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