May 16, 2021

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‘Protests, but does not hurt anyone …’


Liverpool’s Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon was canceled after protesting fans gained access to the pitch.

As is the case when hundreds of people gather in one place – there are probably at least one or two idiots.

A video appeared on social media last night of an officer who had received an ugly cut under the eye at Old Trafford and Man United fan account ‘ManUtdReportswas quick to condemn actions from some followers.

Protests, but do not hurt anyone, ‘ they said – and we in Empire of the Kop can no longer agree.

Although it was a shame, the biggest game in the Premier League calendar was canceled, but we understand and appreciate how United fans think of their owners – and support their right to protest peaceful.