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Preseason: Spurs Pip Milan, Man United Edge Madrid In US Tour

Preseason: Spurs Pip Milan, Man United Edge Madrid In US Tour

By Johnny Edward:

Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United recorded wins in their respective pre-season games on tour of the US in the early hours of Wednesday (Nigerian time), reports Completesportsnigeria.com.

Tottenham recorded a hard fought 1-0 win over AC Milan at US Bank Stadium in their final US tour game on Wednesday.

French winger Georges-Kevin N’Koudou scored the only goal in the 47th minute after he finished a driving run by firing a shot past Gianluigi Donnarumma for his second goal of their pre-season programme.

The win was Spurs’ second win in three games, having beaten Roma and lost to Barcelona on penalties on the tour.

Tottenham face Girona in a friendly on Saturday, before their Premier League opener at Newcastle on 11 August.

While Spurs had more possession, their Serie A opponents had three times as many shots.

Also in the International Champions Cup clash in Miami, Manchester United beat Real Madrid 2-1 after goals from Alexis Sanchez and Ander Herrera earned them a first 90-minute win of their United States trip.

Karim Benzema, pulled one back for Real Madrid in first-half stoppage time.

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