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Liverpool release statement after the Reds clash with Manchester United was postponed

Liverpool release statement after the Reds clash with Manchester United was postponed

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Liverpool’s away clash with Manchester United, which was supposed to be played on Sunday,  was postponed following the protests at Old Trafford.

A new date for the fixture is yet to be confirmed and the Reds have released an official statement following the events.

The statement reads: “Liverpool Football Club was in full agreement with the decision to postpone today’s fixture as a result of ongoing events at Old Trafford and the surrounding area.

“It is our position that public safety must be the number one factor in any such decision, with the ability to provide a secure environment for the participants, staff and officials being a particular priority.

“It was clearly not possible for this to be guaranteed today due to a situation which escalated rapidly.

“We will continue to have dialogue with Manchester United, the Premier League and the local authorities to find a suitable date to reschedule.

“As soon as we have this information we will update our supporters accordingly.”

 

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