The international Champions Cup soccer continues to gain momentum, and last night in the case including real Madrid, who met with “Manchester United”. Start for the “Royal club” came out not very: they were stronger in the penalty shoot-out.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
“Manchester United” has already managed to roll into the tournament, his first match after defeating Manchester city with the score 2:0. On this wave, the wards of Jose Mourinho began actively meeting against real Madrid, but soon the team of Zinedine Zidane seized the initiative.
Possession of “creamy” and limited, not created at gate of David de GEA anything worthwhile, but “United” at the end of the first half, still managed to open the scoring. Anthony martial on the dribbling broke into the box, then laid the ball into the leg, Jesse Lingard, who scored into an empty net – 1:0.
During the break, both coaches have changed almost the entire composition, and this came to fruition “real”. On 69 minutes, “creamy” earned a penalty which was converted by Carlos Casemiro. In the end, the meeting passed in the post-match series of 11-meter shots.
Only 5 penalties the teams were able to score a goal: Martial misses and saves of goalkeepers for a long time kept dry draw. Thanks to goals from Mkhitaryan and blind Manchester United took the lead (2:1), and Casemiro could not repeat their success the second half and hit the crossbar.
Thus, “Manchester United” has won already the second victory at the International Champions Cup.