United announce Preston North End friendly

Monday 12 July 2021 13:00

Manchester United has announced an additional pre-season friendly match against Preston North End, in preparation for the 2021/22 season.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and his team will travel to Deepdale to play the Championship side on Saturday 31 July with kick-off at 14:00 BST.  This additional match completes the club’s pre-season schedule, which sees the team play two home games and three away matches - see below for the full fixture list.

All the pre-season matches will be live on MUTV. Fans will be able to enjoy pre- and post-match exclusive shows, with daily training, player interviews and the latest team news giving fans exclusive behind-the-scenes access to our pre-season activities. To view the games on MUTV, supporters can subscribe today and enjoy 12 months for the price of six. This exclusive offer can be claimed by visiting mutv.manutd.com and entering the code MUTVTOUR21.

Tickets for the home games against Brentford and Everton games at Old Trafford are also now on public sale. Supporters can log in to tickets.manutd.com to purchase.
Fans should also note that the kick-off time for United’s home match against Everton on Saturday 7 August has been changed to 12:45 BST.

The number of fans able to attend Old Trafford and any away fan allocations, will be informed by Government guidelines, and this will be confirmed when the guidance for sports events is updated.

All COVID-related advice concerning attending matches at Old Trafford can be found at www.manutd.com/reunited. Please note that this information is subject to change.

Derby County v Manchester United
Pride Park
Sunday 18 July KO: 13:00

QPR v Manchester United
Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium 
Saturday 24 July KO: 15:00

Manchester United v Brentford 
Old Trafford
Wednesday 28 July KO: 20:00

Grant getting ready for pre-season games


With only one week until United play again, Lee Grant looks forward to facing Wayne Rooney's Derby County side.

Preston North End v Manchester United
Saturday 31 July KO: 14:00

Manchester United v Everton
Old Trafford
Saturday 7 August KO: 12:45

All kick-off times stated in BST.