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Man United suspend Old Trafford capacity increase due to COVID-19

Manchester United have suspended plans for a small increase in capacity at Old Trafford due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The club were considering the reconfiguration of areas of the stadium to increase the sitting capacity. However, coronavirus has forced then to put the plans on hold until the end of next season due to a lack of access to the venue. The club recently announced the planned installation of 1,500 rail seats as part of a trial safe standing from the 2020/21 season. READ: Bayern and Thiago Alcantara agree contract extension They will continue with major accessibility developments in the Stretford End and these are expected to reach completion by the start of the 2020/21 season. The Premier League giants are also very close to the completion of an £11m upgrade of the ...

McTominay – United determined to end season on a high

Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay has revealed that they are fully focused on ending their troubled season on a high, with chances for silverware in the FA Cup and Europa League as he nears a return to full fitness. The Red Devils have not been consistent in the Premier League this season. However, they are just 6 points off the Premier League's top 4 places and could still qualify for the UEFA Champions League through a triumph in the Europa League. They'll face Club Brugge in the Round of 32 of the Europa League this month while their next FA Cup fixture is against Championship side Derby County. Meanwhile, despite mounting distractions on Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's future at Old Trafford, amid fan protests against the owners of the club and club vice-chairman Ed Woodward...