Manchester United followers struggle towards one another at Outdated Trafford throughout Brighton loss as footage emerges
Manchester United misplaced 2-1 to Brighton & Hove Albion of their Premier League season opener and the frustration mirrored on the followers within the stands.
Manchester United performed their first match beneath new supervisor Erik ten Hag on Sunday (August 7). The sport, although, didn’t go in response to plan as they succumbed to a 2-1 defeat to Brighton at Outdated Trafford.
Pascal Gross mixed with former Purple Devils ahead Danny Welbeck to provide the Seagulls the lead within the thirtieth minute. The Germany worldwide took simply 9 minutes to web his second aim of the afternoon and double the guests’ lead.
An own-goal from Brighton midfielder Alexis Mac Allister within the second gave Ten Hag’s aspect a ray of hope. Nonetheless, it was to not be as Graham Potter and Co. held on to their one-goal lead.
Ten Hag’s tenure as Manchester United supervisor thus acquired off to a disappointing begin. It’s value noting that Sunday’s consequence noticed Brighton win at Outdated Trafford for the primary time of their historical past.
These are difficult instances for the Purple Devils, who additionally failed to complete within the prime 4 final season. Followers have been pissed off with the membership’s scenario for some time now and it solely seems to be getting worse.
A stunning video of Manchester United followers combating one another within the stands through the crew’s defeat to Brighton has now emerged on social media. Two supporters can primarily be seen brawling within the clip.
The video was posted on Twitter by somebody with the username SOFI, who wrote:
“By no means thought we’d see today when United followers struggle one another. Arguments do occur amongst United Followers. However this has hit a brand new low.”
A 3rd individual appeared to calm the scenario by separating the 2 brawling supporters within the video. Extra individuals will be seen becoming a member of in as they attempt to put an finish to the altercation.
Manchester United face Brentford of their subsequent match
The Purple Devils can be hopeful of bouncing again from their defeat to Brighton of their subsequent match. They’re scheduled to face Brentford away from house on Saturday (August 13).
Like Ten Hag’s aspect, Brentford did not win their season opener on Sunday. The Bees, although, earned a degree as they performed out a 2-2 draw towards Leicester Metropolis on the King Energy Stadium.
Targets from Timothy Castagne and Kiernan Dewsbury-Corridor gave the Foxes a two-goal lead. Nonetheless, Thomas Frank’s aspect introduced the sport again to sq. one, courtesy of objectives from Ivan Toney and Josh Dasilva.