Highlights Manchester United 1-1 Club America July 19 2018

Juan Mata‘s strike in the 78th-minute ensured Manchester United level with Club America in the first kick off of the preseason  in Phoenix on Thursday.

Juan Mata’s late equaliser ensured Manchester United drew their first pre-season friendly against Club America

Henry Martin’s header in the 59th minute had Mexican giants America on track for victory in sweltering conditions in Phoenix, until Mata hammered home the equaliser with 12 minutes remaining.

Manchester United missed a host of stars at University of Phoenix Stadium following the World Cup in Russia with the likes of  Romelu Lukaku, Jesse Lingard and Marcus Rashford on holiday after Russia 2018.

David de Gea, Nemanja Matic and new signing Fred are expected to join the squad next week, while Alexis Sanchez is believed to be on his way to the United States after resolving his visa issues.