In Manchester United news now, it is stated that the Manchester United Football Club will be having their summer tour of the United States of America (USA) when the English premier league season ends. The tour is entitled “Man United back in the USA tour2018”
As a registered member of manutd.com, I have received an email concerning the Manchester United tour of the USA. This summer, in the month of July, will be a time when the world’s most popular club tours the world’s biggest Superpower.
Manchester United will be taking on teams such as Liverpool, Real Madrid, Club America, San Jose Earthquakes, and AC Milan.
Manchester United preseason summer tour 2018
In a Manchester United news, it is reported that Jose Mourinho and his Manchester United players will be returning to the USA for a preseason summer tour. The tour will last for two weeks in July and will see the Premier League giants taking on Club America, San Jose Earthquakes, AC Milan, Liverpool and then Real Madrid.
In the 2017-2018 preseason tour, United faced rivals Manchester City and La Liga giants Barcelona. This time around, the Red Devils will be starting their tour with the Mexican Powerhouse Club America and then play against Major League Soccer (MLS) outfit San Jose Earthquakes.
Manchester United News now: Match ticket information
Manchester United news now has it that:
There are match tickets for all Tour 2018 fixtures on general sale now. Want to take a trip to the USA? You can take advantage of the widest choice of the stadium seats now and get your match tickets booked, so you can focus on planning a trip stateside to see United live in action.
First fixture- United vs Club America
The first United fixture in tour2018 will be against Club America on Thursday, July 19, 2018, at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale Arizona.
If you are interested in going to see this match live and would like to buy a ticket, you can make a purchase on ‘ticketmaster.com’. The price for tickets to watch this match ranger from $54.00 to $350.00, depending on where the seats are located in the stadium. The best seats are priced from $95.00 each up to $350.00. Other lower price seats vary and they will be from $54.00 up to under $95.00
Second fixture- United vs San Jose Earthquakes
After playing against Club America in Arizona, the Manchester United players will take a trip to Santa Clara, California.
The Red Devils will be playing against the San Jose Earthquakes on Sunday, July 22, 2018, at Levi’s stadium. This match will come just three days after playing against Club America.
To get these tickets, you can visit “ticketmaster.com” and make your purchase. The best seats can go for as high as $400, whereas, others are for $275.00. The cheaper seats can go for as low as $30.00.
Manchester United will battle for the International Champions Cup
Three days after kicking it off with the San Jose Earthquakes, the Red Devils will take a trip to Los Angeles (L.A) in California. United will play against Italian giants AC Milan on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at the Rose Bowl Stadium.
The tickets for this match can go for $35.00 up to $225.00, with the very best seats being priced at $225.00. Again, these tickets can be purchased on ‘ticketmaster.com’.
The Manchester United players will then take a trip to Michigan. In Michigan, the Red Devils will play against their EPL arch-rivals Liverpool on Saturday, July 28, 2018, at the Big House Stadium, Ann Arbor.
To get tickets for this match, you can visit ‘ticketmaster.com’ to make your purchase.
However, there are other sites that you can make your purchase on, such as the sponsored links on Amazon.com. You can visit amazon.com to get these sponsored links.
Manchester United will then take a trip to the very popular city Miami. There, they will take on La Liga giants Real Madrid on July 31, 2018, at the Hard Rock Stadium, Miami.
These tickets, available on ‘ticketmaster.com are the most expensive- ranging from $120 to $1200. After all, these are the two biggest clubs in the world, in terms of fan base. So, their ticket price would just be higher than the tickets. The best seats will come at a cost between $300 to $1200.
All these matches will be very exciting to watch, especially the ones against Champions League finalists Liverpool and Real Madrid. Liverpool, being Manchester United’s main rival in the English Premier League (EPL) will be seeking revenge after they were beaten 2-1 by the Red Devils earlier this year, while United will be there to show the Reds why they are the better team.
Another site you can make a purchase of tickets on is tickets-online.com.
Manchester United tour gets 1.3 million American Supporters
In a Manchester United news report, it is said that preseason tour matches involving Manchester United, attracted more than 1.3 million American supporters, including 109,000 fans who watched their team defeat Real Madrid in 2014 at the Big House in Ann Arbor. The attendance is a record for a soccer match inside the United States.
Since 2010, Manchester United have toured the USA five times. These five visits have amassed the total number of 1.3 million supporters.
The tour is a central part of Manchester United’s new campaign
Manchester United news now has it that: Manchester United’s Vice Chairman- Ed Woodward told manutd.com reporters that “The tour is a central part of the team’s preparation for a long and intense campaign.” He also said it is the second consecutive year that United have travelled to the USA. He says the training facilities are world-class and the games will be played in front of passionate crowds (football/soccer lovers). So, this would make it an ideal place for the players to gear up for the next season.
Ed Woodward also stated that the manager and players have millions of fans in the USA that are supportive and that would just want to get closer to the Manchester United players.
How will the Machester United tour be broadcast?
All the games of Tour 2018 will be broadcast live on Manchester United TV (MUTV) via the channel, app or live streaming, depending on the country the subscriber is from.
Other sports channels will be expected to broadcast some, if not all, of these games as well. These channels may include ESPN, Fox Soccer Channel, Bein Sports, NBCSN and Sportsmax.