BREAKING NEWS: Man Utd v Liverpool postponed following anti-Glazer protests
After Manchester United fans breached Old Trafford security during protests, their game against Liverpool has been postponed.United supporters entered the Old Trafford pitch as part of protests against the club's owners after earlier gathering outside the team's hotel ahead of Sunday's scheduled visit of Liverpool.
The Premier League fixture between Manchester United and Liverpool has been postponed after fans broke into Old Trafford and stormed the pitch in extraordinary scenes ahead of the game. Fans turned up at Old Trafford at 1pm to protest against the Glazer ownership with banners and flares - however things soon escalated, as some
A Manchester United club statement read: "Following discussion between 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.
MANCHESTER UNITED 'S game with Liverpool has been POSTPONED after fuming fans stormed locked-down Old Trafford in a security breach. A planned protest against the Red Devils' owners, the Glazers, led to a stand-off with police at the entrance to the hotel just hours before the game.
One clip even showed a flare being hurled in the direction of the gantry, while protestors were also seen carrying the United corner flags. Authorities managed to usher the crowds off the pitch but amid the chaos there was hope the match could be delayed. Sky Sports' pitch side reporter Geoff Shreeves
The present has it with six games in 20 days in itself, the future takes more and more shape: Hertha BSC is wider at the new season in the operating area. The long-standing 1860 sports director Dirk Dufner (53) comes as a new squad planner. © Imago Images Act from summer in the capital: Dirk Dufner.
The lawyer Dufner brings many years of Bundesliga management experience. At VFB Stuttgart, he was assistant to the management (July 1997 to April 2000), at 1860 Munich (April 2000 to June 2004), the SC Freiburg (May 2007 to April 2013) and Hannover 96 (April 2013 until August 2015) Sport Director. Now Dufner follows the reputation of Hertha CEO Carsten Schmidt and the future CEO Fredi Bobic in the capital. Dufner, most recently worked as a player counselor, is scheduled to post his new post on 1 July. First, the "picture" newspaper had reported on the personnel.
'The village idiot could have KILLED someone today'
Graeme Souness raged protesting Manchester United fans 'could have killed somebody' as a flare was launched towards the Sky Sports pundits including Jamie Carragher who took cover.Hundreds of furious fans had stormed the Old Trafford pitch, which later caused the postponement of their Premier League clash with Liverpool.
Manchester United 's match against Liverpool was postponed after fans broke into Old Trafford and rushed the field in a protest against the club's owners. "Following discussion between the Police, The Premier League, Trafford Council and the clubs, our match against Liverpool has been postponed
By 5:40 p.m. local time, one hour after the scheduled kickoff, the team announced it would postpone the match until a further date. Manchester United currently sits in second place in the Premier League and is expected to reach the Europa League final after defeating AS Roma 6–2 in the semifinal first
Hundreds of Manchester United fans protested outside Old Trafford ahead of the team's 4-2 loss to Liverpool , which was postponed two weeks ago due to unrest. There was a stronger policing presence outside the stadium on Thursday after some fans managed to get inside and stormed the
The club confirmed that the Liverpool team bus used a back gate to enter Old Trafford and protestors who attempted to run around the stadium to block the coach were stopped by mounted police and riot vans. United had also set up beds for players in executive suites so they could sleep while being at
Dufner thus takes over the most recently in the Hertha org chart of ex-pro and Scout Torsten, which was well-informed of cadre planning. On the situation of sports director Arne Friedrich, who had opened his whereabouts in the middle of the week to his whereabouts beyond this season, Dufner's restoration has no influence. The personnel does not change my situation, said Friedrich on Sunday under the Game Day Press Conference. On Monday night, the current Bundesliga penultimate Hertha BSC is guests to the catch-up game in Mainz. Friedrich said: We now have a few very important games in front of the chest and should focus on daily business.
Hertha Leadership wants to hold Friedrich
After kicker information is Hertha's leadership independent of Dufners continues to be very interested in a whereabouts of sports director Friedrich beyond this season. The 82-color national player who maintains a narrow wire to the team and coach Pal Dardai is valid with his communicative, integrative way in the eyes of the bosses as a perfect link between team, coaching rod and lead days and at the same time as a good ambassador and sympathy carrier. Friedrich wants to meet the decision on his future only after the end of the season, last he had said: I've actually planned my life concept differently, now I am in this role. It is not a simple decision.
Solskjaer to Manchester United fans: Anti-Glazer rows hurt the team .
Manchester United will seek police and security advice ahead of this week's home games against Leicester and Liverpool because of fans' protests against the Glazer ownership.United’s match against Liverpool was postponed last weekend after supporters gathered at Old Trafford and The Lowry Hotel in Salford where the team usually gather before games.