DENVER, Colorado (SportingAlert) — Manchester United take on Roma in match two of the Guinness International Champions Cup at the Sports Authority Field at Mile High in Denver on Saturday.
Manchester United opened its tour of the United States with a convincing 7-0 victory over the Los Angeles Galaxy on Wednesday night.
Tom Cleverley starts in midfield today for Manchester United with manager Louis van Gaal revealing that the England international could play the entire 90 minutes.
In fact, the central midfielder will captain the side, as Danny Welbeck, Wayne Rooney, and Juan Mata all start the game as well.
Reece James, who scored twice in the 7-0 thrashing of LA Galaxy starts at right-wing back today, with Luke Shaw on the bench.
Van Gaal also confirmed the right-back Rafael will miss the match, after the Brazilian picked up a groin injury during a training session.
Ander Herrera, who starred on debut in the week, also starts.
Manchester United: Johnstone, Jones, Evans, Blackett, Valencia, James, Cleverley (c), Herrera, Welbeck, Mata, Rooney.