© press service of the club “Bavaria”Bayern football players
MOSCOW, 21 July – German “Bayern” beat the American football club “DC United” in a friendly match as part of the Munich team’s pre-season tour of the United States.
The meeting ended with the score 6:2 in favor of Bayern. Sadio Mane (5th minute, from the penalty spot), Marcel Sabitzer (12), Serge Gnabry (44), Matthijs De Ligt (47), Joshua Zirkze (51) and Thomas Müller (90+2) scored goals in the winning team. For DC United, Skage Leland (54) and Theodore Koo-Dipietro (83) scored.
The next match “Bayern” will hold on July 23 in Green Bay (USA) against the English “Manchester City”.
Goals Mane and De Ligt were the first for both players in the “Bayern”. The Senegalese striker signed a contract with Munich in June, the Dutch defender – in July. D.C. United were taken over by former Derby County manager Wayne Rooney in July, who played for the club from 2018 to 2020.
In another friendly match, the English “Arsenal” beat the American “Orlando” with a score of 3:1.