With the next big event in football arriving soon, August 10, Friday specifically, preparations have been commenting. Pre-season training in Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United has been ongoing. Several football stars were there aside from those in the World Cup. Players like Alexis Sanchez, Ander Herrera, and Luke Shaw among many others were present.
Introductions of new players Lee Grant and Diogo Dalot have been made towards their teammates. Due to the World Cup in Russia, around 12 players were absent during Mourinho’s pre-season training. Newbie Frederico Santos “Fred” is also still in Russia and will have to wait for Brazil’s quarter-final exit from the World Cup.
There is usually a break lasting three weeks right after the players come from the World Cup. Majority of the players are set to return during the summer tour of the United States. United will be heading to Arizona on Sunday for their friendly against Club America on Thursday, July 19.
Manchester United will be participating in the International Champions Cup in America and will be playing against AC Milan on the 26th of July, against Liverpool on the 28th, and then Real Madrid on the 1st of August. The Premier League will start on Friday, August 10.