Man United Preseason Tour on US TV
In America, Setanta Sports will broadcast live matches from Manchester United’s preseason tour of South Africa, starting this Saturday.
Wearing their redesigned strip, Man U will participate in the Vodacom Challenge alongside two local teams, Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs.
The schedule is as follows:
Saturday, July 15, 09:15am ET:
Orlando Pirates v Manchester United – Durban
Tuesday, July 18, 1:15pm ET:
Kaizer Chiefs v Manchester United – Cape Town
Thursday, July 20, 1:15pm ET:
Kaizer Chiefs v Orlando Pirates – Rustenburg
Saturday, July 22, 09:15am ET:
Manchester United v winners of July 20 game – Pretoria
Setanta Sports is available on DirecTV, channel 615 and on GlobeCast WorldTV. More information about the tournament, meanwhile, is at http://www.vodacomchallenge.com/
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