Liverpool’s conflict has now been rescheduled for Might 13, which intently follows United’s Might 9 journey to Aston Villa and the house recreation towards third-placed Leicester on Might 11.
Liverpool and Manchester United performed a goalless draw on the prime of the desk earlier within the season. AP
London: Manchester United should make three Premier League appearances in 5 days after their postponed conflict with Liverpool was rescheduled for Might 13.
United had been attributable to host bitter rivals Liverpool on Sunday, however the recreation was postponed after tons of of followers broke into Outdated Trafford to protest the membership’s house owners, the Glazer household.
Protesters, indignant on the Glazers’ involvement within the failed European Tremendous League plan, broken Outdated Trafford pitch and set off flares, whereas police had been dotted with missiles outdoors the stadium.
That recreation has now been revamped for Might 13, following United’s Might 9 journey to Aston Villa and the house recreation towards third-placed Leicester on Might 11.
United supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is unlikely to be impressed with the schedule as a troublesome season involves a frantic conclusion.
“Every of our three remaining dates at Outdated Trafford, towards Leicester Metropolis, Liverpool and Fulham, has been revamped with the primary two affected by Sunday’s postponement,” United mentioned on their web site.
United v Liverpool will now be performed at 8.15pm BST on Thursday 13 Might.
– Manchester United (@ManUtd) May 5, 2021
“The schedule for this match signifies that the go to to Leicester – already reorganized attributable to Foxes’ involvement within the Emirates FA Cup last – has been postponed by 24 hours till Tuesday 11 Might.”
Assuming Solskjaer’s males do not blow their 6-2 benefit within the Europa League semi-final first leg towards Roma, they are going to be in seven video games in 21 days.
Amongst these encounters would be the return of followers to Outdated Trafford for the primary time since March 2020.
The up to date Premier League fixture listing has confirmed that United’s house recreation towards Fulham shall be among the many first to welcome followers when coronavirus restrictions are lifted on Might 17.
The Solskjaer group will host Fulham at 5:00 p.m. GMT on Might 18.