Rampant Man Utd Put Five Past Galaxy
Club Friendly Report: LA Galaxy v Manchester United 16 July 2017
Result: LA Galaxy 2-5 Manchester United
Date: 16 July 2017
Venue: Stubhub Center
Manchester United began their pre-season tour with an emphatic 5-2 win over LA Galaxy, and they also showed off some of their new signings.
United opened the scoring after just two minutes as Jesse Lingard played in Rashford, who made no mistake from close range.
The lead was doubled in the 20th minute as Rashford grabbed his second by turning home Juan Mata's cross from inside the box.
Six minutes later, the Red Devils bagged a third goal through Marouane Fellaini. Lingard got to the byline before pulling the ball back for the Belgian, who slotted home with a composed finish.
The score remained 3-0 to the Premier League giants at the break.
Jose Mourinho changed his entire line-up for the second half, which included new signings Romelu Lukaku and Victor Lindelof.
After a few missed chances, United scored a fourth goal in the 67th minute courtesy of a composed close range finish from Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Five minutes later, it was 5-0 as Anthony Martial got in on the act by turning home Timothy Fosu-Mensah's low cross.
LA Galaxy did managed to pull two goals back in the final 12 minutes courtesy of a brace from Giovani Dos Santos, however 5-2 is how the encounter finished.