How Man United Prepared For DHL Tour 2012 [video]

A club like Manchester United need to sort out a whole load of logistical matters to ensure their players are in tip top shape for the upcoming season. Manchester United provide behind the scenes access to see how the club prepares for the DHL 2012 Manchester United Tour. The back room team including Rene Meulensteen, First Team Coach; Albert Morgan, Kit Manager; Steve McNally, Club Doctor; Alan Dawson, Tour Operations Director; and Mike Donnelly, Chef Manager talk through what it takes for the team to go on tour and why pre-season tours are so important.

Manchester United DHL 2012 Tour Squad:

The 22-man squad will head to Durban first before further stops in Cape Town and the Chinese city of Shanghai. Experienced players in the shape of tour captain Rio Ferdinand, Michael Carrick and Paul Scholes are all in the travelling squad alongside a host of youngsters including Davide Petrucci, Jesse Lingard and Ryan Tunnicliffe. Portuguese attacker Bebe is also included after returning from a loan spell with Besiktas. – Man Utd Official Website

Travelling Squad: Lindegaard, Amos, Johnstone, Ferdinand, Veseli, Vermijl, Wootton, Blackett; Valencia, Anderson, Carrick, Scholes, Powell, Kagawa, Bebe, Tunnicliffe, Lingard, Brady, Petrucci; Berbatov, Chicharito, Macheda.


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  1. R. Mancini July 16, 2012 at 9:54 pm #

    Oh Manchester (Oh Manchester)
    Is Wonderful (Is Wonderful)
    Oh Manchester is Wonderful….
    It’s full of tits, fanny and United!
    Oh Manchester is Wonderful!

    Oh Merseyside (Oh Merseyside)
    Is full of shit (Is full of shit)
    Oh Merseyside is full of shit….
    It’s full of shit, shit and more shit,
    Oh Merseyside is full of shit!

  2. Luca July 16, 2012 at 10:20 pm #

    This is too awesome! Cant believe im missing it 🙁

    So keen to see Davide Petrucci in action!

    • Mr. Cape Town July 16, 2012 at 10:31 pm #

      Pretty sick I must say! Keen for the #DHLManUtd press conference on Friday and meeting 3 unknown players… Hoping it is Rio, Scholes, Chicha, Berba, Valencia, Carrick or one of the new boys like Kagawa or Powell!

  3. Jason July 16, 2012 at 10:47 pm #

    Howsit mate. Any hook up for a pass to the press conf? I have tickets to the match and the training session(Both tunnel side) I want to be as close as I can man… I’ve been to every single man united match in CT so far, and I want this to be the best yet. if you can hook me up somehow… oh man! I’d repost and reblog everything yo do for the rest of my life! If you check out my facebook and twitter pages, you’ll see how much United mean to me. I am also an official member of the United supporters club of SA. Would be amazing to be a part of all of it.

    • Mr. Cape Town July 16, 2012 at 11:01 pm #

      Unfortunately they are only having 10 media there and somehow I cracked the invite… I do work with DHL and have a good relationship with them so I suppose they appreciate my time and what I do for them! I can’t even take a +1 of my own mates unfortunately… Sorry buddy!

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