Chicago Fire 1 – Manchester United 3 (World Football Challenge, July 23, 2011) (Longer highlights) After only 13 minutes Chicago took the lead against Manchester United and two of Sir Alex Ferguson’s signings, Phil Jones and David De Gea, were beaten by Cory Gibbs for the opener. Just before the break, David De Gea made a fine reaction save to keep the score at 1-0.
Wayne Rooney continued his fine pre-season form with the opener on 66, lobbing in after fine work by Rio Ferdinand. On 75 the Manchester United comeback was complete as RafaelÂ da Silva scored from a tight angle. And with eight minutes remaining Luis Nani burstÂ through to chip home the third.
Post-match interviews: Patrice Evra & Danny Welbeck.
Manchester United starting line-up: De Gea, Fabio, Smalling, Jones, Evra, Obertan, Cleverley, Carrick, Welbeck, Berbatov, Diouf.
Related links:Â On-loan Man United winger Robbie Brady scores against Liverpool.