Manchester United happen to be attracted against Club Brugge within the Champions League play-off round – using the first leg at Old Trafford.
The those who win will progress towards the Champions League group stages proper and also the nonwinners will drop in to the Europa League group stages.
Club Brugge, who have been runners-in the Belgian Professional League last season, beat Panathinaikos 4-2 on aggregate in the last round but it’ll be seen as an decent draw for Louis van Gaal’s side, who might have been pitted against Lazio, Monaco or CSKA Moscow.
United haven’t performed Club Brugge but there is a good reputation for meeting Belgian opposition in Europe, together with a record 10- victory over Anderlecht within the 1956-57 European Cup of cheap fifa coins.
United secretary John Alexander stated: “We are absolutely happy to be in your competition. We are back where you want to be.
“Belgian football is appropriate towards the top so we have two Belgian gamers within the squad who stop us up to date with what’s happening there. We get into any game with full confidence. We want to consider we are able to win your competition.Inch
United will entertain Club Brugge at Old Trafford on Tuesday, August 18 using the return in the Jan Breydel Stadium on Wednesday, August 26.