Matic Debut, Manchester United Win over Sampdoria
Nemanja Matic melakoni debut as a Manchester United player in a match cons Sampdoria, Wednesday (02/08/2017) or Thursday morning GMT.
In the match at the Aviva Stadium, Matic performed throughout the first 45 minutes of the first half. His position was replaced by Michael Carrick when the second half started.
Manchester United won 2-1 in the match thanks to goals Henrik Mkhitaryan in the 9th minute and Juan Mata (81 ‘). Sampdoria had an equalizer via Dennis Praet (63 ‘).
Coach Jose Mourinho plays three of his new players in the game counter Sampdoria. In addition to Matic, Victor Lindeloef and Romelu Lukaku also performed since the early minutes.
In the second half, Mourinho made ten substitutions. Antonio Valencia – the captain of the team in this match – became the only player to perform for 90 minutes.
Game counter Sampdoria is the ultimate pramusim party Manchester United.
Before this, they won 3-0 over Valerenga on Saturday (30/7/2017) or two days before Matic joined.
Of the seven pre-season games, Manchester United won six times – including on penalties over Real Madrid at the International Champions Cup (ICC) 2017.
The only defeat Manchester United gained from Barcelona in the final match of ICC 2017.