Harry Maguire’s mother has responded to the abuse aimed at her son with a strongly-worded statement.
The Manchester United star has come under heavy fire in recent days after scoring an own goal while playing for England against Scotland.
It follows his start against Ukraine on Saturday night, which drew criticism from fans due to his bit-part role for United in recent months.
But some criticism has turned nasty and Maguire’s mother Zoe has since responded on social media.
She wrote: “As a mum seeing the level of negative and abusive comments in which my son is receiving from some fans, pundits and the media is disgraceful and totally unacceptable to any walk of life never mind someone who works his socks off for club and country.”
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