As we know some of this weekend’s games have been called off in the Premier League including Manchester United vs Leeds United and Chelsea vs Liverpool. Two massive games that has fans going mad, but the simple fact is England don’t have enough police to managed two massive games and the Queen’s funeral.
The whole of the UK is in mourning after the Queen’s sudden passing last Thursday and Queen that served the country for 70 years and the likes of which we will never see again.
A Manchester United statement said: “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.”