Man United vs Valencia, Real Madrid vs Sevilla & MK Dons vs Wimbledon: Open Thread

You couldn’t ask for three more different types of matches this afternoon. At 2:30pm ET, Manchester United kicks off against Valencia in a friendly on ESPN2, live from Old Trafford. Then, just 15 minutes later, the UEFA Super Cup kicks off in Cardiff between Real Madrid and Sevilla on FOX Sports 1, to determine the winner of the UEFA Champions League versus the winner of the UEFA Europa League. And last but not least, at 2:45pm ET on beIN SPORTS, you have the Carling Cup clash between old Wimbledon versus new Wimbledon. Or is it new Wimbledon against old? It’s Milton Keynes Dons against Wimbledon in the League Cup.

Starting line-ups: 

Manchester United: De Gea; Jones, Smalling, Blackett; Young, Fletcher, Herrera, James; Mata; Rooney, Hernandez

Valencia: Alves; Barragan, Vezo, Otamendi,Gaya; Parejo, J. Fuego, André Gomes; Feghouli, Alcacer, Rodrigo


Real Madrid: Casillas; Carvajal, Ramos, Pepe, Coentrao; Kroos, Modric; James; Bale, Benzema, Ronaldo.

Sevilla: Beto, Fazio, Fernando Navarro, Pareja, Coke, Krychowiak, Daniel Carrico, Suarez, Vitolo, Vidal Parreu, Bacca


MK Dons: Martin; Hodson, Lewington (c); Kay, McFadzean; Alli, Potter; Powell, Reeves, Green; Afobe.

Wimbledon: Shea, Fuller, Bennett, Phillips, Smith, Rigg, Moore, Bulman, Francomb, Akinfenwa, Tubbs


Before, during or after today’s matches, join the conversation in the comments section below with fellow soccer fans from around the world.


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