The Man Utd fans in the Transfer Tavern are really looking forward to the new Premier League season…
It has been a strong summer from the Red Devils, and with a few new players, our landlord is backing them to challenge for the Premier League title.
However, before the Premier League season gets underway, there is the small matter of a clash against Real Madrid in the UEFA Super Cup.
The two clubs, arguably two of Europe’s most recognisable, have fought a number of times in the past for big trophies, and this battle will likely be as competitive as ever.
A win for the Red Devils will set them up nicely for the new campaign, whilst the mighty Real Madrid will be expected to run away with the game. All things considered, it’s shaping up to be a great clash.
Our landlord is convinced that Man Utd, despite not really being favourites for the win in the pub, are going to take some beating, and whilst Los Blancos are a deadly side, he thinks that Man Utd are very well placed to bag a victory.
Here are two reasons why…