Mourinho off to winning starts as United manager

Mourinho off to winning starts as United manager

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho got off to a winning start in his first game in charge by beating 2-0 in a friendly played at the DW Stadium.

Manchester United scored through youngsters Will Keane and Andreas Pereira.

United fielded some of the newly signed players Eric Bailly and Henrikh Mkhitaryan while there was a return to action for Luke Shaw after his horror injury last season.


Wigan: Jaaskelainen, Daniels, Morgan (c), Burn, Warnock, Taylor (Barrigan 72’), Perkins, Power, Huws (Powell 72’), Jacobs, Grigg (Davies 46’).

Subs not used: Nicholls, Cosgrove, Whitehead, Gregory, Burke, Lang, O’Brien.

Man United: Johnstone (Pereira 82’), Fosu-Mensah (Valencia 46’), Bailly (Tuanzebe 82’), Blind (Blackett 74’), Shaw (Jones 46’), Carrick (Pereira 46’), Herrera (Varela 74’), Lingard (Januzaj 46’), Mkhitaryan (Mata 46’), Memphis (Young 46’), Wilson (Keane 46’).



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