After drawing 1-1, De Gea’s performance was crucial. Juan Mata is recovering and might play soon. Barcelona will be Man United’s next rival in the International Champions Cup.
United imposte themselves after a penalty shoot-out and after drawing in 90 minutes. The match played at Levi’s Stadium at Santa Clara confronted the Champions League winner against the Europa League winner. It was an interesting rehearsal for the European Supercup that will have both teams as contenders on the 8th of August. Lingard put United ahead just before half time after a spectacular play from Martial. On the second half Casemiro scored the equalizer from the penalty spot. After the final whistle, De Gea’s performance was crucial for Man United to win. He saved two shots from 11 meters.
Juan Mata remains recovering from his ankle problems. He might come back to play very soon with his teammates. Man United’s next match in USA will be against Barcelona (Wednesday to Thursday dawn). This will be another tough rival for Man United to improve.