As Manchester United was defeated 2-1 in a friendly game on Friday by Championship side West Brom, their Premier League revival plans faced a challenge.
United brought out two separate teams against West Brom in the two matches. Manchester Evening News revealing that with the Portuguese playmaker scoring and missing a penalty in the 90 minutes, Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes worked together in the midfield throughout the opening loss.
However, Manchester lost 2-1 with goals from Matt Phillips and striker Kenneth Zohore.
Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial, Daniel James, Eric Bailly, and Nemanja Matic, were included in the first United team.
The second squad included Tahith Chong, Harry Maguire, Victor Lindelof, Aaron Wan Bissaka, Luke Shaw, and goalkeeper David De Gea.
With midfielder Andreas Pereira in the goals with a brace and Tahith Chong in the scoresheet as well, the Reds secured a 3-1 win, In the three-o’clock kick-off.