Saturday, August 6, 2011

Manchester United vs New York Cosmos 6-0, Testimonial match for Paul Scholes

The Manchester United vs New York Cosmos Testimonial match for Paul Scholes took place yesterday, Friday local time, at Old Trafford. Manchester United gave New York Cosmos a thrashing beating them 6 goals to nil.

Eric Cantona was back at Old Trafford as director of football for the New York Cosmos. 20 players were brought over and the team included Gary Neville, Nicky Butt and Dwight Yorke.

The Man United lineup include De Gea, Kuszczak, Lindegaard, Amos, Evra, Jones, Ferdinand, Smalling, Vidic, Fabio, Rafael, Evans, Anderson, Giggs, Park, Carrick, Nani, Scholes, Young, Fletcher, Valencia, Obertan, Gibson, Cleverley, Pogba, Norwood, Morrison, Owen, Berbatov, Rooney, Welbeck, Macheda, Diouf.
New York Cosmos lineup included (Brad) Friedel, Calderone, Neville, Bridge, (Fabio) Cannavaro, (Sol) Campbell, (Michel) Salgado, Reyering, Murphy, (Patrick) Vieira, Pires, Butt, Diaby, Iraheta, Gaitan, Yorke, (Robbie) Keane, Dimitrov, McBride.

Video to watch..


  1. Blimey 6-0 my goodness. Have a great weekend. Still gostan-ing busy with project and got a blank stare each time I clicked on 'new post' hahaha

  2. I believe Paul Scholes is better than Ryan Giggs. :)