Solskjaer pleads with Man Utd fans for ‘civilised’ protests after Old Trafford mayhemSport — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News


Manchester United’s Norwegian manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer smiles on the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Manchester United at the Emirates Stadium in London on January 30, 2021. (Photo by Andy Rain / POOL / AFP)

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer called for protests to remain “civilised” after Sunday’s anti-Glazer demonstration forced the postponement of Manchester United’s Premier League match against Liverpool.

Fan anger at the American owners has been stirred up by the European Super League fiasco, with thousands of protestors descending on Old Trafford demanding change in the hours before the scheduled kick-off.

A number of supporters broke into the stadium and invaded the pitch while another group made their frustrations clear at the team hotel in the city centre.

A police spokesman said six officers were injured as flares were let off and bottles thrown during the protests. One officer sustained a fractured eye socket and another a…

Source: Guardian Newspaper