Manchester United u19s began their European marketing campaign on Wednesday together with the primary staff with a visit to Germany to tackle Bayern Munich.
The early phases noticed Bayern Munich take management with Victor Manuba breaking by down the correct for an early probability that the correct again drilled throughout objective, forcing a parried save from Elyh Harrison.
One other probability got here down Bayern’s proper wing with a cross to the again publish that seemed an nearly sure objective for Robert Ramsak however the quantity 9 in some way managed to place the ball large from shut vary.
United’s lone brilliant spark within the early phases was Ethan Williams who drew a few fouls along with his direct dribbling. From a type of free kicks, the winger tried to catch the Bayern keeper off guard with a low shot that was stored out by a really unorthodox save by the keeper diving ft first.
Late into the half Bayern deservedly took the lead, a low cross into the field from the left was turned house by Ramsak, who didn’t make the identical mistake in entrance of objective once more.
The half time break got here with United trailing 1-0 and failing to get a foothold within the match.
Into the second half, Habeeb Ogunneye was shrugged off the ball on the half means line opening the pitch for Bayern to assault down the correct and pressure an enormous save from Elyh Harrison.
A change in formation and the introduction of Jayce Fitzgerald and Harry Amass introduced some liveliness to United’s play because the seemed to get again into the match.
Ethan Wheatley supplied two harmful crosses in fast succession with Victor Musa heading the second into the keeper’s arms.
Within the seventieth minute Fitzgerald and Williams linked up earlier than Maxi Oyedele crossed to Musa on the again publish who couldn’t discover the end.
Regardless of United working their means again into the match, it was Bayern who added a second within the eightieth minute by substitute Michael Scott, who turned within the field and curled into the correct nook previous Harrison.
Bayern then hit the publish earlier than United’s Ruben Curley had his effort pushed off the goalline and off the publish on the different finish to disclaim United their closest probability on the day.
The match completed 2-0 to Bayern after a really disappointing first half from United however Travis Binnion can depart with some positives from the flip round in play within the latter phases of the second half. United proceed their UEFA Youth League marketing campaign on the 2nd of October once they host Galatasaray.
United: Harrison, Ogunneye, Kambwala, Jackson, Nolan (Amass 55), McAllister (Fitzgerald 55), Oyedele, Lacey (Musa 46), Scanlon (Curley 84), Williams, Wheatley
Unused subs: Myles, Kingdon, Missin