Manchester United beat Halifax 5-1 in behind-closed-doors clash; goalscorers, starting line-up

Manchester United thrashed Halifax 5-1 in behind-closed-doors clash; goalscorers, starting line-up

Manchester United have won Halifax 5-1 on Monday’s behind-closed-doors clash against Halifax at Carrington, hours after they started off their season with a defeat.

Man United got humbled 2-1 by Brighton and Hove Albion at Old Trafford on Sunday on the opening day of the 2022/2023 Premier League season.

According to Andrew Kilduff, United won the game 5-1 behind cameras at their training ground, Carrington, on Monday.

Starting lineup;

Kilduff claims that those, who managed few minutes against Brighton and Hove Albion, were in the starting lineup.

UPDATE: Cristiano Ronaldo did not feature in the game, according to Kilduff. Below is the updated starting lineup.

Heaton, Wan-bissaka, Bailly, Varane, Malacia, Iqbal, Garner, Van de beek, Garnacho, Diallo, Elanga

Goalscorers;

According to Paul Hirts, Amad Diallo scored twice in Manchester United’s 5-1 win over Halifax. Eric Bailly, who is linked with a loan move with AS Monaco, James Garner and Raphaël Varane scored the other goals.

Reactions;

Some Manchester United made mockery of the result, given how badly they played against The Seagulls.

One said: “So we beat Halifax & Wrexham, so we’d be in with a chance of winning the national league!”

Another tweeted: “We finally found our level.”

“Great! Now we don’t need Arnautovic and Rabiot,” said another.