Manchester United Confirm Decision On Leeds United Sunday Match [Full Details]
Manchester United Vs Leeds United game is expected to be played by Sunday, but they is a new update, MySportDab reports.
Manchester United will be taking on Sheriff in the Europa League game later this week and their following game will be a Premier League match.
The English Premier League games were stopped following the death of Queen Elizabeth II which clubs are now trying to adapt to their fixtures coming up.
The English FA have confirm the League will resume immediately during the weekend which many have now seen as not so good for them.
The team’s playing the Champions League, Europa and Conference matches are now finding it difficult to play the games they have during the week and weekends.
Manchester United are one of those team who have been holding talks with the FA concerning shifting their game forward based on their schedules.
The red devils are expected to play against Leeds United on Sunday, but after talks they have come to a decision concerning the match.
Here Is What Was Said Via Manchester United Official Website:
“Following extensive conversations with the Premier League, Greater Manchester Police and Trafford Council.
“The decision has been made to postpone Manchester United’s Premier League fixture against Leeds United, scheduled to take place at Old Trafford at 14:00 BST on Sunday 18 September.
“This is due to Greater Manchester Police supporting forces across the United Kingdom at locations and events of high significance following the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
“The club reiterates that the safety and security of our fans is paramount and, after considering all available options, we are supportive of the decision that was made in conjunction with the relevant authorities.
“Please note, tickets already purchased for the game will remain valid for the new match date and we will contact ticket holders directly with further information when it is available.
“We appreciate the disappointment and inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding and continued support.
“The fixture will now be rescheduled and updated details will follow in due course.
A new date will be confirmed by Manchester United on when the game will take place in the coming days.