Manchester United kick off their penultimate match of pre-season this day as the Red Devils face Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s hometown team Kristiansund at Oslo. While United are still fighting to finish Solskjaer’s transfer programs off the pitch, they’ve had a nice summer on it together with four wins from four thus much – including successes over Inter Milan (1-0) and Tottenham (2-1).
Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Time: 6 pm BST
New signings Daniel James and Aaron Wan-Bissaka have additional intensity and pace to provide fans a glimpse of a fresh age of attacking soccer, and Tuesday’s friendly at the Norwegian capital is going to be a proud person for Solskjaer to cover a momentous year.
Together with the brand new campaign quickly approaching, United have two pre-season games remaining before facing off against Chelsea in their Premier League opener at Old Trafford on August 11.
Solskjaer has supported his traveling squad to confront Kristiansund, together with Romelu Lukaku the notable absentee.
The Belgian striker has been linked with a transfer to Inter Milan on Juventus this summer, and there wasn’t any mention of his own absence from the group United’s official group news update on Monday morning.
Inter Milan wish to signal up to the Belgian forward and had a #54million bidding for his services refused by United earlier this month. United are holding out for an #80million transport fee.
Lukaku didn’t comprise on United’s pre-season tour of Australia and Southeast Asia because of an ankle injury but he’s now known to match.
Inter director Antonio Conte stated over the weekend he is convinced the Nerazzurri board will send the transports he needs prior to the Italian transfer window shuts on August 23, however, the Italian club CEO Beppe Marotta has indicated they won’t match United’s asking price for your participant. Lukaku is among five players to have been left from United’s squad for Tuesday’s match in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s home nation.
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