Liverpool’s conflict towards Man United this afternoon is to be behind schedule after lovers invaded Previous Trafford in protest of the Glazer’s possession of United.
The Reds have been scheduled to tackle Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet at 4.30pm (BST) at Previous Trafford, however a protest has ensured neither group has but so that you could go away their resort.
United supporters had organised a meeting to protest the membership’s possession forward of the Premier League fixture however labored their means within the flooring and onto the pitch.
The contemporary anger directed on the membership hierarchy have been brought about by way of United’s involvement within the Tremendous League however has been ever-present, with calls for for a metamorphosis of possession regularly rising.
Of their numbers, United lovers made their means into the stands and onto the pitch with flairs and banners and for sure made their emotions identified with the Glazers’ ‘apology’ now not permitted.
BREAKING: Offended Manchester United lovers are staging a protest towards the membership’s homeowners upon getting inside of their Previous Trafford stadium.
— Sky Information (@SkyNews) May 2, 2021
In doing so, it does throw into query COVID-19 protection protocols forward of kickoff, however the Impartial state that “The Premier League mentioned no breach of coronavirus protocols have been dedicated, as lovers didn’t input the converting rooms at Previous Trafford.”
The pitch and its surrounding spaces are observed as a ‘crimson zone’, with get right of entry to strictly limited as to offer protection to all the ones attending on a matchday, however the Premier League insist it’s to head forward as deliberate.
However the first impediment to conquer is getting the groups to the bottom as roads and get right of entry to had been blocked, and Sky Sports activities additionally file that the referee has been not able to get into the bottom.
UPDATE: 3.40pm: Gamers have nonetheless now not left group lodges and lovers are again within the stadium. Affirmation of a behind schedule kick-off, as a minimum, is anticipated.