How Manchester United lined up against Wrexham in behind-closed-doors friendly

Manchester United put four goals past National League outfit Wrexham in a behind-closed-doors friendly on Wednesday.

Erik ten Hag handed starts to new signings Christian Eriksen and Lisandro Martinez in United’s 4-1 pre-season friendly win over Wrexham. They both missed the pre-season tour and you can understand why the manager is keen to give them minutes ahead of the season opener against Brighton.

However, the game against Wrexham took place in a behind-closed-doors setting as Ten Hag gave his players extra minutes on the pitch ahead of a busy weekend.

United take on Atletico Madrid in Oslo on Saturday before travelling back to Manchester for another pre-season friendly against Rayo Vallecano.

Manchester United starting XI vs Wrexham via Manchester Evening News: Kovar, Laird, Varane, Martinez, Telles; Iqbal, Garner, Eriksen; Chong, Garnacho, Hannibal.

Young goalkeeper Matej Kovar was between the sticks and played behind a back four consisting of Martinez, Raphael Varane, Alex Telles and Ethan Laird.

James Garner played the full match and Zidane Iqbal got a lengthy runout.

Eriksen scored a free-kick and Telles, Garnacho and Amad Diallo finished the scoring in the second half.

More Stories Alejandro Garnacho Allex Telles Amad Diallo Christian Eriksen Ethan Laird James Garner Lisandro Martinez Manchester United Matej Kovar Raphael Varane Tahith Chong Wrexham Zidane Iqbal


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