A gaggle of Manchester United followers stormed Outdated Trafford in protest in opposition to the crew homeowners, the Glazer household, forward of Sunday’s match in opposition to Liverpool.
About 1,000 Man United supporters gathered outdoors the crew resort earlier than marching to the stadium. Followers broke the fencing round Outdated Trafford and moved the protest inside, the place they wreaked havoc.
The protests are a results of supporters rising more and more annoyed with the Glazer household after Man United’s failed try to type and be a part of the breakaway European Tremendous League.
United proprietor Joel Glazer was named the European Tremendous League’s vice-chairman when it was introduced a number of weeks in the past. He later apologized to followers in a letter after withdrawing from the league.
The Glazer household bought United in 2005. Additionally they personal the NFL’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
This is not the primary group of protests in opposition to a Premier League proprietor in latest weeks. Arsenal supporters protested in opposition to proprietor Stan Kroenke after his membership was additionally set to affix the failed European Tremendous League.