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Official: Man Utd v Liverpool Postponed Due To Fans Protest

Manchester United's Premier League tie with Liverpool has been postponed after supporters entered the stadium to protest.

The Red Devils supporters marched to Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon to protest the club's American owners, the Glazer family.

Scroll through the gallery above to see the protest at Old Trafford.

According to Sky Sports News, the supporters also gathered outside the team's hotel before the game on Sunday afternoon.

However, there was a large number of supporters who managed to enter Old Trafford before making their way on to the pitch.

Both teams were still stuck at their respective hotels when the decision was made to postpone one of the Premier League's biggest fixtures.

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United statement:

Following discussion between the 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.

Discussions will now take place with the Premier League on a revised date for the fixture."

Our fans are passionate about Manchester United, and we completely acknowledge the right to free expression and peaceful protest.

However, we regret the disruption to the team and actions which put other fans, staff, and the police in danger. We thank the police for their support and will assist them in any subsequent investigations.

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