They are conscious that Maguire's value has gone up since his excellent performances at the World Cup for England. Digne also missed out on the opportunity to be in the France squad that won the FIFA World Cup due to lack of regular football.
The 25-year old did not miss a single Premier League game in the season, as the Foxes finished ninth in the league standings.
United have only made one high-profile signing this summer and Jose Mourinho has cut a frustrated figure with the club not looking as enterprising in the transfer market as they have in the recent past.
The Red Devils now have Eric Bailly, Chris Smalling, Phil Jones, Victor Lindelof, Axel Tuanzebe and Timothy Fosu-Mensah (primarily a full-back but can play at centre-back as well) on their payroll.
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Reports this week suggested that the Leicester City and England defender had surged to the top of Man United's wishlist, and that the Red Devils were intensifying their efforts to bring the centre-back to Old Trafford before the transfer deadline passes. And now Puel has come out in the media and claimed that he is certain that Maguire will be staying put at the King Power Stadium ahead of the new season.
"I just wonder which shirt Harry Maguire could be in".
'I was not surprised about his performance during this World Cup.
"Of course for us he is a very good player - I wait for him with impatience because we need Harry and we need also Jamie (Vardy) because they are Leicester". He is a very good player for us.
A lot has gone on in the past few months with Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon, who have lost a number of their stars for nothing after disgraceful incidents last season saw fans attack the players at the training ground.