Soccer-Man Utd beat Everton 4-0 in final pre-season friendly

7/8/2021 11:40:00 PM

Soccer-Man Utd beat Everton 4-0 in final pre-season friendly

Soccer-Man Utd beat Everton 4-0 in final pre-season friendly

MANCHESTER, England : Manchester United beat Everton 4-0 at Old Trafford on Saturday in their final friendly before the start of the Premier League season.Goals in the first half hour by Mason Greenwood, Harry Maguire and Bruno Fernandes put last season's league runners-up in the driving seat before Diogo

MANCHESTER, England : Manchester United beat Everton 4-0 at Old Trafford on Saturday in their final friendly before the start of the Premier League season.Goals in the first half hour by Mason Greenwood, Harry Maguire and Bruno Fernandes put last season's league runners-up in the driving seat before Diogo Dalot completed the rout with a header in extra time.

Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer enjoyed the stylish performance in front of 55,000 fans but warned the opening match against Leeds United next Saturday would be different."It was about getting the minutes in, try to get the intensity, the work they’ve put in so far in pre-season has been good and we got rewarded with a few nice goals today. That was a positive," he said.

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Goals in the first half hour by Mason Greenwood, Harry Maguire and Bruno Fernandes put last season's league runners-up in the driving seat before Diogo Dalot completed the rout with a header in extra time. Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer enjoyed the stylish performance in front of 55,000 fans but warned the opening match against Leeds United next Saturday would be different. "I honestly cannot believe what just happened for the last 40 days. "It was about getting the minutes in, try to get the intensity, the work they’ve put in so far in pre-season has been good and we got rewarded with a few nice goals today. Jack Grealish came off the bench to make his debut for Manchester City as the Premier League's most expensive player, after his 100 million pound (US$138. That was a positive," he said. "It's such a special group, we fought through the whole tournament, we fought tonight, and managed to find a way to win. "We did okay fitness wise but Leeds is a different kettle of fish with the way they play. I had just one thing in my mind: just shoot at an angle and hit it hard, and that's what I did," he said.

" Solskjaer said defender Maguire, who headed the second goal in the 15th minute, was"in good nick" after playing in the European Championship final with England last month. "Honestly, that's something I felt in the past, but not with this group.7209 pounds) (Reporting by Alan Baldwin, editing by Barbara Lewis) Source: Reuters. New signing Jadon Sancho is due to start training on Monday while centre-back Raphael Varane was isolating after a delay in securing a visa and had yet to take a medical before his move from Real Madrid. Forward Jesse Lingard missed the friendly after testing positive for COVID-19. "In every game that's different, I don't have to play out of my skin for us to win. "He feels okay, and hopefully it’ll stay that way, but when you get the positive test you’ve got to isolate even if you’re feeling well," said Solskjaer. Goalkeeper Dean Henderson is also still recovering from the effects of the virus." Sinclair, who has made 305 international appearances, did not rule out winning more medals. Leicester, who suffered a major blow earlier in midweek when French defender Wesley Fofana broke his leg in a friendly, were close to full strength with evergreen striker Jamie Vardy up front.

"He’s not felt as energised or sharp as he has done," said the manager."So he’s got a few days still to rest and then we’ll check up on him. I've never done that in my career," she said, her gold medal glittering around her neck." (Reporting by Alan Baldwin, editing by Pritha Sarkar) Source: Reuters .