Real Madrid 1-2 Man United
Real Madrid starting XI: Casilla; Odriozola, Vallejo, Sanchez, Theo; Ceballos, Llorente, Valverde; Vinicius, Bale, Benzema.
Manchester United starting XI : De Gea; Darmian, Tuanzebe, Fosu-Mensah, Shaw; Fred, Chong, McTominay, Pereira, Mata; Alexis.
Real Madrid lose their first pre-season match 2 – 1 against Manchester United (Alexis, Herrera; Benzema)
Man of the match Sanchez terminated United into the lead on 18 minutes, changing over Matteo Darmian’s slick curtailed, and his knockdown set up Ander Herrera for their second nine minutes after the fact.
Karim Benzema split the shortfall in first-half stoppage-time and the European champions enhanced in the second time frame, Raul De Tomas spurning a sublime opportunity to level on 82 minutes.
Yet, United hung on for the confidence boosting win to guarantee Julen Lopetegui’s first diversion accountable for Madrid finished in vanquish.
Jose Mourinho astounded numerous by beginning Eric Bailly, Timothy Fosu-Mensah and Scott McTominay in a back three, while summer marking Fred made his first begin for the club, however the arrangement permitted United’s wing-backs to push on and debilitate Real at an opportune time.
Darmian began an assault which prompted United’s first possibility as Sanchez assembled his cross-field pass and selected Juan Mata, who scraped a shot into the side-netting on five minutes.
Madrid reacted three minutes after the fact with their very own impeccable assault as Gareth Bale discharged Alvaro Odriozola on the cover, and his whipped cross was let go inches wide by Benzema.
The two sides promptly traded blows in an engaging begin at the Hard Rock Stadium before United made the leap forward. Again Darmian was the source as he shot behind Theo Hernandez after a speedy toss and crossed superbly for Sanchez to dispatch the opener.
De Gea watched a bubbling Bale shot settle on the top of his net before long, yet his purpose was beaten on the cusp of half-time as Benzema jabbed Theo’s fine cross home at the close post.
Madrid, restored by a heap of substitutions, controlled the second time frame against a United side that obviously exhausted with every agonizing moment.
Martin Odegaard bursted an extraordinary possibility over on 57 minutes before substitute De Tomas reprehensibly missed the objective from three yards after a Marcos Asensio cross had analyzed the United protection.
Nacho came surprisingly close to constraining a punishment shootout in included time with a long-run drive however United clutched end their US visit on a high.