Final Score Update : Leicester City 1-2 Manchester United.
The Premier League champions of last season, Leicester City will go head to head with Manchester United, the FA Cup champions from last season in the FA Community Shield. The two teams will collide at the historic Wembley stadium on 16:00 BST (local time 20:30 IST).
The match will mark the official beginning of Jose Mourinho’s career as the Manchester United boss.
The red devils fans will finally have a chance to see their newly recruited star players to play in front of their eyes. Leicester City will come into this match with a point to prove that they were not just mere one season wonders.
Leicester City vs Manchester United FA Community Shield Match Squads
Leicester City FC – Kasper Shmeichel, Robert Huth, Wes Morgan, Ritchie De Laet, Danny Drinkwater, Matty James, Jamie Vardy, Andy King, Marc Albrighton, Ben Hamer, Daniel Amartey, Jeff Schlupp, Danny Simpson, Liam Moore, Shinji Okazaki, Demarai Gray, Leonardo Ulloa, Riyad Mahrez, Marcin Wasilewski, Christian Fuchs, Gokhan Inler, Ron-Robert Zieler, Luis Hernandez, Nempalys Mendy and Ahmed Musa.
Manager – Claudio Ranieri.
Leicester have done good transfer business this season as they have hold on to two of their best players last season, Mahrez and Vardy. They have also signed a promising player in the name of Ahmed Musa, who impressed everyone in the match against Barcelona. They will be looking to bring things back like they were last season.
Manchester United – De Gea, Romero, Johnstone, Bailly, Blind, Fosu-Mensah, Jones, McNair, Rojo, Shaw, Smalling, Valencia, Carrick, Tuanzebe, Herrera, Januzaj, Lingard, Mata, Mephis Dpeay, Mkhitaryan, A Pereira, Young, Keane, Rashford, Rooney, Martial, Ibrahimovic and Schweinsteiger.
Manager – Jose Mourinho.
This transfer window haswase best for Manchester United in last 3 years as they have signed some star players this term and the impact of the “special one”, Jose Mourinho can also be seen. The red devils fans will be hoping to see a stellar performance from their newly recruited star striker Ibrahimovic.
The newly inspired Manchester United comes into this game as the overwhelming favorite, but they will have to worry about the dangerous Leicester. The teams have shared the points in both of their last two meetings with a score line of 1-1, but the impact of José Mourinho will be eminent this time.
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