The Red Devils got off to a winning start for the Manchester United DHL 2012 Tour’s first match in South Africa against AmaZulu FC, the country’s sixth best team, where many of United’s young players featured. Macheda scored the only goal of the match on the 20th minute, but both keepers, Kapini for AmaZulu and Lindegaard for United, gave terrific displays to keep their respective teams in the game. Kagawa made his United debut on the 89th minute. Next stop will be against Ajax Cape Town on 21st July.
United Lineup & Subs:
Lindegaard; Veseli (Vermijl 46), Wootton, Ferdinand, Brady (Blackett 58); Carrick, Scholes (Tunnicliffe 70), Lingard (Petrucci 70); Hernandez (Kagawa 89), Berbatov, Macheda (Anderson 58)