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Andreas Pereira
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M. Škriniar
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M. Greenwood
1 - 0
A. Candreva
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M. Brozović
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Match Stats

60% 39%
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 8 1
Total Passes 580 369
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That's it for this afternoon - goodbye!
Inter were undermanned and a little bit further behind in their pre-season schedule compared to United, so they shouldn't be too disappointed. In the first-half, in particular, their backline rallied well against a formidable attack.
United eventually managed to secure a deserved win here. The first 60 minutes saw United come close on numerous occasions, with Matic hitting the post from a corner and Martial being foiled by the impressive Handanvoic when clean through. However, United's youthful substitutions made the difference, and they eventually made the breakthrough when the lively Greenwood shimmied past the Inter backline and fired into the top left corner.
90' + 3' Dalbert makes a late foray down the left flank, but his cross is comfortably claimed by Romero under little pressure.
A. Gomes
T. Chong
90' + 2' Chong's struggled to recover ever since that foul by Skriniar and he'll be removed as a precaution, with Gomes taking his place. Nevertheless, it was an incredibly bright cameo from Chong there.
Andreas Pereira
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90' Pereira commits a late foul on Skriniar and recieves a yellow card. It's maybe a good thing that this game's heading towards full time, before any more animosity arises.
M. Škriniar
Yellow Card
87' Chong zooms past Skriniar again, and the Inter man responds with a cynical foul to bring him down. It's the second challenge that Skriniar's committed to stop an exciting break and he's booked accordingly.
86' United look good value for this lead as the game draws to a close - they've managed eight shots on target compared to Inter's one.
84' Inter make three more changes, to try and stem the tide. Candreva, in particular, looked like he was struggling with the energy of Chong off the bench.
L. Agoumé
A. Candreva
83' Substitution Antonio Candreva Lucien Agoume
Borja Valero
M. Brozović
83' Substitution Marcelo Brozović Borja Valero Iglesias
F. Colidio
S. Esposito
83' Substitution Sebastiano Esposito Facundo Colidio
81' Young finds himself in space out wide on the left, and he cuts inside onto his natural right foot, before delivering a whipped cross towards the back post, where Mata is flagged offside. Inter are looking tired now though, and you wouldn't be surprised if United continued to press their advantage home.
79' Almost another for Greenwood! He's looked electric since coming on! This time Chong's cross is delicately floated towards the striker, and his flicked effort loops past Handanvoic and is only denied by the bar.
77' United have looked dangerous ever since their changes, and they'll be thrilled that Greenwood has built upon his pre-season form with another superbly executed finish.
M. Greenwood
76' GOAL! United take the lead through Greenwood! Stunning footwork from the teenager after the ball fell to him from Young's swerving free-kick, before lashing a shot beyond a sea of Inter defenders, far into the top left corner.
74' Inter's turn to switch things up now - they make four changes across their side. United will be pleased de Vrij is off, he's had an excellent game marshalling the back three.
N. Barella
R. Gagliardini
73' Substitution Roberto Gagliardini Nicolò Barella
L. Pirola
Dalbert Henrique
73' Substitution Dalbert Henrique Chagas Estevão Lorenzo Pirola
João Mário
S. Sensi
73' Substitution Stefano Sensi João Mário Naval da Costa Eduardo
A. Ranocchia
S. de Vrij
73' Substitution Stefan de Vrij Andrea Ranocchia
A. Candreva
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71' Chong deftly knocks the ball past Candreva near the left corner flag, and gets hauled down for his trouble. Simple yellow card for the referee to award to Candreva.
68' The new United side are looking similarly dangerous though! Dalot is released down the right and slides the ball across goal for Greenwood, but he can't quite get there before de Vrij, who nimbly clears.
66' So, 10 changes for United and it's a completely different XI out now, following the earlier Jones substitution. Naturally, this was expected in a friendly, but Inter's more settled side will be looking to capitalise on any confusion.
64' Huge scramble in the United box! The English side fail to clear a free-kick, and it falls to de Vrij whose shot is blocked amidst chaos in the penalty area.
S. McTominay
M. Rashford
63' Substitution Marcus Rashford Scott McTominay
M. Greenwood
A. Martial
63' Substitution Anthony Martial Mason Greenwood
J. Lingard
63' Substitution Jesse Lingard Juan Manuel Mata García
E. Bailly
A. Tuanzebe
63' Substitution Axel Tuanzebe Eric Bertrand Bailly
T. Chong
D. James
63' Substitution Daniel James Tahith Chong
N. Matić
63' Substitution Nemanja Matić Frederico Rodrigues Santos
A. Young
A. Wan-Bissaka
63' Substitution Aaron Wan-Bissaka Ashley Young
Andreas Pereira
P. Pogba
62' Substitution Paul Pogba Andreas Hoelgebaum Pereira
S. Romero
David de Gea
62' Substitution David de Gea Quintana Sergio Germán Romero
Diogo Dalot
L. Shaw
62' Substitution Luke Shaw José Diogo Dalot Teixeira
61' Lingard and Rashford combine once more, but Brozovic comes across to intercept on this occassion and wins a free-kick deep inside the Inter half.
59' Wan-Bissaka is having a superb game, roving up and down the right flank. This time he skips past Skriniar, who crashes into the United man on the edge of the box. The free-kick, wide out on the right, is hit wastefully into the wall by Pogba.
P. Jones
V. Lindelöf
57' Lindelof is taken off as a precautionary measure after going down injured, and is replaced by Jones
55' Both sides have started with intent in this second half! A total contrast to the first period, which was often played at a laboured tempo.
53' Breathless stuff as Inter nearly take the lead! D'Ambrosio causes more problems from a corner, as his header flies past De Gea before Tuanzebe heroically blocks on the line.
51' Pogba's turn to come close! Immediately from the corner, Pogba picks up the clearance and hits a volley towards goal, but Handanovic leaps acrobatically to his right and parries it away from harm.
50' So close again! Matic gets free from a corner and heads down but can only find the foot of the post!
49' Off the line! A fabulous counter-attack from United begins with Martial racing forward, before his measured pass finds Lingard in space 12 yards out but his low effort is hacked off the line by D'Ambrosio.
48' Rashford will be key in this second half - he managed to get off four shots in the first period and looks pretty sharp at this stage in pre-season.
I. Perišić
S. Longo
46' Longo is replaced by Croatian international Perisic. While Perisic is usually deployed on the wing, it looks like he'll be operating as a striker initially.
45' The whistle blows as the second half gets going!
The second half will likely see a raft of substitutions, but both sides will be hoping that they can edge a victory to gather momentum ahead of the coming season.
United have largely dominated proceedings here, but haven't been able to convert any of their chances. They've looked at their best in moments of rapid exchanges on the edge of the box, with Shaw and Wan-Bissaka piling forward. Nevertheless, Inter have defended resolutely and will be pleased with their level of organisation against an incisive attack.
45' + 3' Pogba charges through the midfield and is inches away from releasing Martial through on goal - the pass was just slightly overhit.
45' + 1' United have been vulnerable from crosses today. For the most part, Wan-Bissaka and Shaw have done well to close down these opportunities out wide, but when the cross has come in, United have looked far from comfortable.
44' Inter advance down the right and Gagliardini's cross finds Dalbert who hammers it back across the face of goal, only to see the effort blocked by an offside Longo.
42' The game slows down briefly, as Brozovic wins a free-kick in his own half, allowing everyone to take a breather.
40' Martial close this time! A fantastic interchange between Martial and Rahsford on the edge of the box puts the Frenchman through on goal, but his attempted dink over Handanovic is immediately shut down. Best move of the game though!
38' Inter issue a rare response, as Dalbert's deep looping cross floats past De Gea, only for D'Ambrosio to head wide under pressure.
36' Huge chance! Lingard twice manages to slide James through the Inter defence. The first opening sees James's cross narrowly evade everyone, before the second produces a one on one with Handanovic where James wastefully slashes a shot wide from a tight angle.
34' Rashford approaches the left-hand side of the box menacingly and attempts to audaciously flick a cross towards the back post. However, he miscues the delivery and Handanovic lets it harmlessly roll away for a goal-kick.
32' Conte will be happy enough with the start his side have made though. With a depleted side - Icardi and Perisic are both absent from the starting XI - their defence has dealt admirably with a talented United attack.
30' Almost! Shaw is released in behind the Inter backline and fires in a devilish low cross. Somehow, Handanovic manages to flick the cross away from the onrushing Rashford and Inter survive.
28' The resulting free-kick is in an exciting position, but Rashford wastefully lashes the opportunity into the wall. He's undeterred however, and moments later fires a dipping volley from long range which Handanovic once again deals with easily.
M. Brozović
Yellow Card
27' Lingard finally wriggles into space on the edge of the box, where he turns Brozovic who cynically hauls him down to earn a yellow card.
25' Despite brief forays from both sides, this has been a cagey affair. United have been limited to speculative shots from distance, while Inter have been content to sit back and wait for opportunities to counter.
23' Martial manages to crack off a shot from outside the box this time. It's hit well, but Handanovic comfortably dives to his right to palm the ball out of danger.
21' The Italian side are beginning to emerge from their shell right now. Esposito scurries away down the left and draws a free-kick from Tuanzebe, however United clear this one with conviction.
19' Candreva's cross from deep forces a corner, which causes United a little trouble. The delivery flashes past everyone with the backline looking uncertain.
18' Inter will be looking to overturn recent history today - they've failed to beat an English side in their last four competitive fixtures.
16' United are just starting to crank up the pressure here. Pogba orchestrates a series of neat passes just outside Inter's box, but their defence hold firm and eventually managed to regain possession.
14' Close! Wan-Bissaka releases James in behind Inter's defence and while his cross is hurriedly cleared, it only reaches Shaw who rifles a low shot just past the post.
11' Inter break away from United's press, and release Dalbert down the left once more. This time he scuffs a cross just past Wan-Bissaka but Lindelof manages to clear the low pass.
9' Rashford skips around a few Inter defenders on the edge of the box and finally engineers a shot which is bravely deflected out for a corner. The set-piece is overhit though, and the Italian side comfortably clear their lines.
8' It's been a tight start with the lack of fluency you'd expect from a friendly. Ominous signs though: the last pre-season clash between these two came in 2014 with United winning 5-3 on penalties after a goalless draw in the United States.
6' Inter begin to probe the United backline and eventually find Dalbert in space on the left. Wan-Bissaka closes him down instantly and blocks the cross though.
4' United make progress through James and Wan-Bissaka down the right before shifting the ball across the pitch to Martial. However, the Frenchman's cross is blazed past everyone's head and over the bar.
2' A tentative start from both sides, with Inter initially rolling the ball around their back three, before surrendering possession tamely to United.
1' The whistle sounds, and we're underway with United attacking from left to right.
Both teams are just about ready to step onto the pitch - kick-off is seconds away!
These two teams have, somehow only met on four occasions in competitive fixtures. Both came over two-legged knockout Champions League ties and United eliminated Inter on both occasions.
Six changes for United and most notably, the return of De Gea from a virus. Luke Shaw has recovered from a minor hamstring problem, while Greenwood drops to the bench in favour of Martial. Inter haven’t shuffled the pack to nearly the same extent: their one change is simply Dalbert coming in on the left flank for Perisic.
SUBS: Daniele Padelli, Tommaso Berni, Andrea Ranocchia, Joao Mario, Borja Valero, Nicolo Barella, Ivan Perisic, Facundo Colidio, Lucien Agoume, Alessandro Bastoni, Michael Ntube, Lorenzo Pirola, Edoardo Vergani.
INTER (3-5-2): Samir Handanovic; Danilo D’Ambrosio, Stefan de Vrij, Milan Skriniar; Antonio Candreva, Roberto Gagliardini, Marcelo Brozovic, Stefano Sensi, Estevao Dalbert; Samuele Longo, Sebastiano Esposito.
SUBS: Sergio Romero, Joel Pereira, Diogo Dalot, Matteo Darmian, Ashley Young, Eric Bailly, Marcos Rojo, Chris Smalling, Andreas Pereira, Fred, James Garner, Angel Gomes, Juan Mata, Scott McTominay, Tahith Chong, Mason Greenwood.
MANCHESTER UNITED (4-2-3-1): David De Gea; Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Axel Tuanzebe, Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw; Nemanja Matic, Paul Pogba; Daniel James, Jesse Lingard, Anthony Martial; Marcus Rashford.
Hello and welcome to coverage of this International Champions Cup fixture between Manchester United and Inter! United have made a solid start to pre-season with comfortable wins over Perth Glory (2-0) and Leeds United (4-0). Meanwhile, Inter are adjusting to life under new manager Antonio Conte and will look to build upon their friendly victory over Lugano last week. Both sides will be viewing this as their toughest test yet.