With alumni such as Henning Berg and Ronny Johnsen, United have a connection with Norwegian side.
With the open of business a fortnight away, Sir Alex has picked a 21 man travelling party with a much more senior feel to it compared to the youth infused squad that travelled to South Africa and China.
The return of Nemanja Vidic is probably the highlight of these spell of games as he reforms his central defensive partnership with Rio Ferdinand.
Starting XI: Lindegaard; Valencia, Ferdinand, Vidic, Keane; Nani, Carrick, Scholes, Young, Welbeck, Rooney.
Subs: De Gea, Anderson, Berbatov, Hernandez, Powell, Kagawa, Macheda, Lingard.