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United youngsters display was more than impressive

United kicked off his first pre-season game today with impressive performance at Pride Park against former United forward club.

United first team missed opening pre-season match since most were involved in international games therefore they are still on holiday.

Ole today's lineup was unusual involving mostly academy players. The youngsters shown a very impressive performance which might give Ole a hard time selecting united first team.

Chong displayed a very impressive performance today netting the first goal for United at the early minutes of the game. First half ended in 1-0 in favor of United.

Ole made several changes in second half which among was Lingard who replaced Chong. Lingard displayed a very impressive game with more expected from him as the season starts.

United second goal was netted by Facundo Pellistri a United academy graduate. Facundo Pellistri score an ionic goal that made most of United suggest that the youngster should never be benched again.

It's expected that most of United first team players might be back before the second pre-season game but that doesn't mean Ole might prefer them to the youngster since Ole is a coach who is mostly interested in bringing up young talents.

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