Manchester United the easy 2-0 win over Wigan Athletic in the first pre-season friendly match. Manchester United will play their first pre-season friendly games against Wigan Athletic under Jose Mourinho. The red devil has been rearranged by new manager Mourinho for this game. The match will be played at the DW Stadium on 16th July 2016 and it will kick off at 13:30 UK time. MUTV will have live coverage of the game in the UK. Here we will place full Manchester United vs Wigan highlights of Saturday’s friendly game.
Manchester United vs Wigan Athletic Match Highlights:
Manchester United 2-0 Wigan Highlights
[ Pre-Season Friendly Match ]
49′ 0 – 1 William Keane came on as second half sub to score the opening goal
58′ 0 – 2 Andreas Pereira made it 2-0 for United with a superb strike.
Mourinho’s team doest not have many big players as so many players still on holiday after their involvement in Euro 2016 and the Copa America 2016. The fans will get to see new signing Eric Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action Saturday’s game.
Both the teams has played 18 times in past where Man united are leading with 17 times while Wigan Athletic has won only once.
Team News & Possible Man Utd Lineups:
David De Gea, Chris Smalling, Matteo Darmian, Wayne Rooney, Bastian Schweinsteiger, Marouane Fellaini, Morgan Schneiderlin, Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford and Bastian Schweinsteiger are on rest after Euro 2016 and the Copa America 2016.
Luke Shaw will do the comeback after injury while James Wilson, Andreas Pereira and Tim Fosu-Mensah will try to put impact.
Wigan Athletic will play a first friendly match against Man United on Saturday where Nick Powell and Pearce will be in attacking roles.
Head to Head Statistics
Total Played: 18
Man Utd Won: 17
Man Utd Lost: 1
Wigan Won: 1
Wigan Lost: 17
Manchester United vs Wigan Highlights 2016
The match is kicking off at 13:30 UK time on Saturday at Wigan’s home, the DW Stadium. The game will broadcast live on MUTV with coverage starting at 12:30.
If you cannot catch the game on TV, you can always visit this page for Manchester United vs Wigan highlights. Here we will update complete match replay and goals video after the game.