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Man Utd friendly at Preston called off after Covid outbreak

Man Utd friendly at Preston called off after Covid outbreak

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Manchester United have identified a small number of suspected positive Corona virus cases, with those people now isolating; Ole Gunnar side faced Brentford in a friendly at Old Trafford on Wednesday night.

Manchester United’s pre – season friendly against Preston has been called off. 

Manchester United’s pre-season friendly with Preston has been called off after the Premier League club confirmed a small number of suspected positive coronavirus cases were identified.

United released a statement saying  ‘Following routine testing of the first team training group yesterday (Thursday), we have identified a small number of suspected positive cases.

This has led to those people isolating, pending further tests.

 

‘As a precautionary measure based on Covid-19 guidelines,

we have taken tough decision that we will not be able to play the friendly match against Preston North End this Saturday, July 31.

 

‘We regret the interruption to Preston North and the disappointment caused to the fans.

Therefore any Manchester United supporters who have purchased tickets for the game will be automatically refunded.

 

At this stage, we don’t expect further disruption around our impending matches,

but we will continue to follow Premier League guidelines in this regard. 

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