Though preseason matches mean little more than global marketing fodder, they do present a mouth-watering opportunity to scout transfer purchases and how the new additions will fit in with their squads.
Luke Shaw and Ander Herrera were the debutants for Manchester United on Wednesday night as they played a friendly against LA Galaxy of Major League Soccer.
United breezed past the Americans and scored seven times in the process — and came away from the one-sided exhibition with memories of the glittering performance of Herrera.
But first, quickly on Shaw. The 18-year-old Englishman lined up as the left wingback in a five-man…