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Manchester United Players Take a Tour of the Park

The future stars of Manchester United Football Club took a tour of Fota Wildlife Park this morning ahead of their pre season friendly against Cork City FC tonight.

The players under the management of Warren Joyce are staying at the Fota Island resort as part of the pre season schedule and took some time out to take a look at Giraffes, Gibbons, Cheetah .....

The squad included Irish Under 21 international Sean McGinty who is set to go on loan to Oxford United in the coming days, being informed below by sean McKeown about the Scimitar Horned Oryx

Warren Joyce and the players were fascinated by teh Siamang Gibbon who started one of their famous calls as they approached.

Best of luck to both Cork City FC and Manchester United for the game tonight