TV channel and kick-off time for preseason pleasant

With the Premier League season quick approaching, Manchester United tackle RC Lens within the first of back-to-back friendlies on a busy weekend at Old Trafford.

The assembly with the French membership is adopted by a go to from Athletic Bilbao, with Erik ten Hag hoping to seek out out lots about his squad as he embarks on a second season in cost.

Ten Hag’s aspect start their league marketing campaign in opposition to Wolves on Monday 14 August and are more likely to quickly have a brand new striker, with Rasmus Hojlund’s transfer from Atalanta near completion.

The Danish ahead might be unveiled earlier than the fixture in opposition to Lens, who completed second in Ligue 1 final season.

Here’s every part that you must know.

When is Manchester United vs Lens?

Manchester United vs Lens is because of kick off at 12.45pm BST on Saturday 5 August at Old Trafford in Manchester.

How can I watch it?

The match might be proven dwell on MUTV, with protection on the channel from 11.45am BST. Subscribers can stream the motion through the MUTV app.

Team information

Summer signings Mason Mount and Andre Onana may characteristic for the primary time at their new residence. Left-back Tyrell Malacia is out, whereas there are doubts over Raphael Varane, Anthony Martial and Alejandro Garnacho.

Lens have misplaced Lois Openda and Seko Fofana, two standouts final season, in huge cash strikes to RB Leipzig and Al-Nassr respectively this summer season, although Andy Diouf is extremely rated and appears a useful addition from Basel. The 20-year-old is a probable midfield starter.

Predicted line-ups

Manchester United XI: Onana; Wan-Bissaka, Varane, Martinez, Shaw; Casemiro; Fernandez, Mount; Antony, Rashford, Sancho.

RC Lens XI: Samba; Machado, Medina, Danso, Haidara; Diouf, Fulgini; Cortes, Thomasson, Frankowski; Said.


Manchester United win 31/50

Draw 16/5

Lens win 17/4


A slim residence win. Manchester United 2-1 RC Lens.

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