In what new boss Louis van Gaal has called Man United’s ‘best match’ of their three thus far this summer, his newly installed 3-5-2 formation produced numerous quality chances against Inter Milan.

Both clubs failed to score a goal as the match went down to penalties, with the Red Devils coming out on top 5-3. But the build up was excellent and, if it tells us anything about the upcoming season, things could be looking up for the Red Devils.

Featuring England’s Wayne Rooney and Danny Welbeck up top, with Juan Mata playing just behind them, the club appeared to have chemistry that should take months, not weeks, to develop.

The confidence that they lacked under David Moyes has appeared to return, and that was no more evident than on the attack in the vine below…