On July 31, Manchester United’s 2022–23 preseason campaign comes to an end when they host Rayo Vallecano of Spain, while Cristiano Ronaldo prepares to feature in the match.
Although they were defeated 1-0 by Atletico Madrid on Saturday, Erik ten Hag’s team has had an impressive summer under their new manager with victories over Liverpool, Melbourne Victory, and Crystal Palace in Thailand and Australia.
The final preseason game for United before their season opener against Brighton & Hove Albion at home on August 7 is Rayo’s visit to Old Trafford.
Despite rumors regarding his future at the club, Cristiano Ronaldo is back in the United squad. The Portugal international hasn’t played a single preseason game since telling the team he wants to leave.
Man United will play Rayo Vallecano when and where?
At Old Trafford in Manchester, United will host Rayo. On July 31st, at 4 PM BST, it begins.
Only Manchester United’s official channel, MUTV, will broadcast and stream the game.
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Lineups for Manchester United vs. Rayo Vallecano
Ten Hag has returned Ronaldo to the starting lineup right away, taking into account the demands of playing two games in a 24-hour period that necessitated significant lineup adjustments.
Along with rising stars like Tahith Chong and James Garner, Lisandro Martinez makes his debut against Atletico Madrid.
Starting lineup for Manchester United (4-2-3-1): Eriksen, van de Beek, Garancho, Heaton (GK) — Laird, Varane, Martinez, Telles — Garner, Chong — Ronaldo
Bishop (GK), Kovar (GK), Bailly, Fish, Wellens, Hannibal, Hanson, Iqbal, Savage, Amad, McNeill, and Shoretire are among the twelve substitutes for Manchester United.
In Manchester, manager Andoni Iraola starts a strong XI, which includes former United star Radamel Falcao.