VIDEO: Mata and Herrera go head-to-head in friendly training ground battle

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Manchester United's Spanish duo had a little friendly competition on the training field recently.

Manchester United duo Ander Herrera and Juan Mata have been filmed taking part in a crossbar challenge battle for F2 Freestylers Ultimate Soccer Skills channel.

It was a tense affair as the two United players attempted to hit the crossbar and with the scores level at 3-3 it ultimately came down to a playoff with...well...we will let you see for yourself.

Herrera seems to have settled well at United since his summer move from Athletic Bilbao, helped greatly by the presence of Mata and David de Gea who he knows well from his time with Spain's younger age-groups.  

With Wayne Rooney currently suspended, Mata has the chance to show he remains a vital part of this United side in the upcoming games against West Bromwich Albion and Chelsea, while Herrera is already proving to be a very canny addition to United's ranks.

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