Loads of Man Utd fans think they already have an alternative to transfer target Harry Maguire

Manchester United defender Axel Tuanzebe provided yet another convincing display at the back as the Reds beat Kristiansund in Norway.

The 21-year-old again looked comfortable after coming on as a substitute as United scraped victory with Juan Mata’s late penalty.

Tuanzebe has been impressive in several games during this tour, and is looking to break into manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s first-team this season.

The young English defender stood out on loan at promoted side Aston Villa last season, and now looks like he could be ready to play in the top-flight for the Reds.

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The Reds have been linked with a move for a centre-back all summer, namely Harry Maguire who United are still trying to sign according to the BBC.

According to the latest report, the Reds are still £20m short in their valuation for Maguire, with just days until the transfer window shuts.

However, some fans think that Tuanzebe is ready and can step in alongside Victor Lindelof in defense next season.

Despite the enthusiasm surrounding the youngster’s performances, Eric Bailly’s injury now means United definitely need to strengthen in central defence and Maguire should still be bought to significantly improve a weak part of Solskjaer’s squad.

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