Manchester United set to brave angry fans in lap of honour

Manchester United nonetheless intend to embark on a lap of appreciation after their closing house recreation of the season towards Brentford on Monday night time.

It’s customary for groups to do a lap of honour on the finish of the ultimate house recreation of the season however United gamers and employees may have a sparse viewers.

United have suffered a fifth straight trophyless season, are all however sure not to qualify for the Champions League and may solely match their worst factors whole of the Premier League period from 2013-14. United have to win their closing three video games to finish on 64 factors.

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Supporter discontent is simmering, with extra protests deliberate across the Brentford recreation. Supporters are being urged to stroll out in the 73rd minute – when there are 17 minutes left on the clock – signalling the 17 years of the Glazer household’s possession.

United co-chairman Joel Glazer has not attended a United recreation since April 2019 and Avram Glazer has solely been current at one recreation since August 2019, which was Cristiano Ronaldo’s second debut towards Newcastle in September.

On the conclusion of the 2018-19 season, United misplaced 2-0 at house to relegated Cardiff Metropolis and Paul Pogba was concerned in a heated trade with some supporters through the lap of appreciation.

Pogba is at present sidelined with a calf damage however was booed and subjected to chants of ‘F–k off Pogba’ throughout United’s house win over Norwich final month. Pogba cupped his ear to the chanting supporters at full-time.

Non-participating gamers are often anticipated to attend house video games nevertheless it stays to be seen if Pogba will brave supporters who have been so caustic in the direction of him barely a fortnight in the past as he prepares to depart United. Pogba is out of contract and June and one of six gamers due to depart on a free.

The go to of Brentford is due to mark the ultimate house recreation in the United careers of Nemanja Matic, Juan Mata and Jesse Lingard. Matic has already introduced his intention to depart on the finish of his contract in June, when Mata and Lingard’s offers expire.

Edinson Cavani and Lee Grant are additionally set to be launched.

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