Ashley Young Brace Lifts Manchester United to 3-1 Win Over Real Madrid

The victory sends Manchester United into Monday's final of the International Champions Cup, a series of friendlies involving eight European clubs all preparing for their domestic campaigns.

updated: August 03, 2014 09:28 IST
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Ashley Young (2nd from left) of Manchester United celebrates his goal against Real Madrid with Michael Keane, Wayne Rooney and Phil Jones.

Ann Arbor, United States: Ashley Young struck twice Saturday to help Manchester United to a 3-1 friendly win over Real Madrid in front of the biggest crowd ever to watch a football match in America.

Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez also scored for Manchester United, whose lone goal was Gareth Bale's strike from the penalty spot.

Madrid trailed 2-1 in the second half when manager Carlo Ancelotti departed from his previously announced plan and introduced former United star Cristiano Ronaldo off the bench. (Also read: Louis Van Gaal Warning for Manchester United Squad)

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