SHANGHAI, China, Sporting Alert — The following are the starting teams for Manchester United and Tottenham in today’s International Champions Cup at Hongkou Stadium in Shanghai.
United have made several changes from the team that started against Inter Milan, but David de Gea and Paul Pobga both start.
De Gea starts in goal and will be protected by Chris Smalling and Marcos Rojo, while Ashely Young and Aaron Wan-Bissaka start as the full-backs.
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) July 25, 2019
Daniel James, who like Wan-Bissaka has impressed since his summer move to Old Trafford, will start as well, while Ole Gunnar Solskjaer continues to young striker Mason Greenwood pre-season minutes.
Pogba will play in midfield alongside Scott McTominay and Andreas Pereira.
Meanwhile, Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has blended mix of youth and experience for this game.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) July 25, 2019
New club-record signing Tanguy Ndombele starts today after coming on as a substitute against Juventus on Sunday and assisted Lucas Moura within minutes of entering the game.
Harry Kane, who scored that wonder long distance goal to seal the victory against Juventus, as well as Dele Ali and Jan Vertonghen start for Spurs.
Tottenham have played once already in pre-season and have won the game, while Manchester United have won all three of their pre-season games so far.
Manchester United Team: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Smalling, Rojo, Young, McTominay, A Pereira, Pogba, Greenwood, James, Martial. Subs: J Pereira, Romero, Bailly, Dalot, Lindelof, Shaw, Tuanzebe, Fred, Garner, Gomes, Lingard, Mata, Matic, Chong, Rashford.
Tottenham Team: Gazzaniga, Walker-Peters, Tanganga, Vertonghen, Georgiou, Winks, Sissoko, Ndombele, Dele, Parrott, Kane. Subs: Alderweireld, Son, Lamela, Foyth, Eriksen, Moura, Whiteman, Marsh, Skipp, Roles, De Bie, Bowden, Lyons-Foster, White.