[Update] Manchester United 2 Real Madrid 0 as football giants clash over training

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According to mirror sports. Manchester United 2 Real Madrid 0 as football giants clash over training sites and team hotels in Los Angeles

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Manchester United and Real Madrid have become embroiled in a bitter row over their pre-season tours of the USA, writes David McDonnell in Los Angeles.

United and Real are both based at the UCLA campus here in Tinseltown, and have clashed over training pitches, hotels and the facilities available to both squads.

The ill-feeling between the two clubs got so bad that organisers of the International Champions Cup, the pre-season tournament, in which both are taking part, had to step in and calm things down.

And it has also emerged Real may have made fresh overtures towards United goalkeeper David de Gea, a long-term target of theirs, which will cause further friction between the two warring clubs.

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Manchester United Training Ground: Drake Stadium

Manchester United and Real Madrid are training daily on adjacent pitches at UCLA, but Jose Mourinho’s men arrived on Sunday, ahead of their Spanish rivals, and were able to claim the impressive Drake Stadium.

That has left Real Madrid training on an adjacent pitch — which has left the current European and La Liga champions. Who arrived in town on Tuesday, less than impressed


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