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Full Results Against Manchester United

Manchester United Football Club are a football club from the city of Manchester in England.

Some 87 years after their near rivals, Manchester City made the trip to Somerset Park, Premier League side Manchester United visited Ayr United on 25th of July 2011 in a pre-season friendly. The Honest Men took the pitch wearing their new look, stylish, Bodog branded Ayr United jerseys, the brand of their new owner Calvin Ayre.

Ayr United matched Manchester United in the first half giving Ayr a well earned 0-0 draw at half time. After the break, the Manchester United side came out of the trap strongly and their eagerness was quickly rewarded by a 30 yard dipping shot by Oliver Norwood putting the English premier league champions up 1-0.

The Ayr United side didnt lose heart after the goal. Ayr United fought back after the goal and were unlucky not to get an equalizer.

Calvin Ayre had the honour of choosing the Man of the Match for both teams based on their play, each player was awarded with a bottle of champagne at the finish of the match.

For Ayr United, the Man of the Match went to goalkeeper Kevin Curthbert and Man United Paul Pogba took home the Man of the Match for Manchester United.

 

Season

Date

H/A

Competition

Score – Ayr First

Att

Programme Issued

Comments

2011/12

25/07/11

H

Friendly

0-1

2,876

Yes

 

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