Leeds United and Manchester United performed out a 0-0 draw at Elland Street which was most eventful for the overhead protest of United followers at kick-off.
A #GlazersOut banner was flown over the stadium at the start of the competition, accompanied with the message ‘2Bn Stolen’.
The protest is linked to the disastrous Tremendous League launch from final week of which Manchester United have been because of be a member of, and the aftermath has seen United followers bitter concerning the possession of their membership.
On the pitch, Leeds’ bold attacking type away from residence has not been frequently seen in matches at residence, as represented by 4 attracts in opposition to Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester Metropolis.
The previous two completed 0-0 whereas the latter 1-1, showcasing that Marcelo Bielsa’s males have been at all times intent on protecting issues tight and that is the way it performed out.
In fact, there was barely a chance of observe in your complete contest. The very best likelihood fell to Douglas Costa within the second half, however his left-footed effort was deflected up and over Dean Henderson’s objective.
On the different finish, with Edinson Cavani on the bench, United had territorial benefit however their finest efforts got here from a Marcus Rashford free-kick which was tipped over by Islan Meslier, and a Bruno Fernandes shot which snaked vast of the goal.
This very a lot had the texture of an end-of-season contest, with United content material to preserve vitality forward of dealing with Roma within the Europa League in midweek, and that is how the match performed out.