England Manchester United – Liverpool tie postponed after fans invaded stadium

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The game between Manchester United and Liverpool have been postponed hours after fans invaded Old Trafford protesting against club owners, the Glazer family.

The situation took a lot of time before calming down and Premier League officials in concertation of those of Man United and Liverpool too the decision to postpone the game.

However, it is yet to be known when it will be played even though reports say it can take place on Monday, May 3.

Watch : Manchester United fans invade Old Trafford to protest against Glazer family – VIDEO

Manchester United official statement reads :

“Following discussion between the Police, The Premier League, Trafford Council and the clubs, our match against Liverpool has been postponed due to safety and security considerations around the protest today. Discussions will now take place with the Premier League on a revised date for the fixture.

“Our fans are passionate about Manchester United, and we completely acknowledge the right to free expression and peaceful protest. 
“However, we regret the disruption to the team and actions which put other fans, staff, and the police in danger. We thank the police for their support and will assist them in any subsequent investigations.

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