Man Utd delete tweet over ‘climbing 14 flights of steps’ at Newcastle as Gary Neville blasts publish and followers rage at PPV


MANCHESTER UNITED followers hammered their social media group after a tone deaf tweet made mild of the sport with Newcastle being performed in an empty stadium.

Not solely are supporters not allowed to enter St James’ Park on Saturday, viewers in the UK should fork out £14.95 to look at the match.

Manchester United’s Twitter group rapidly deleted the cringeworthy publish
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Away followers are located within the upper-tier of the Leazes Finish, behind the left-hand aim on this image[/caption]

The 8pm kick-off is United’s first behind the brand new Field Workplace paywall arrange by the Premier League final week.

Forward of the conflict, the Purple Devils’ Twitter account embarrassingly joked that followers will likely be happy to keep away from the journey to Tyneside.

St James’ Park is thought for demanding an extended climb to the higher tier of the Milburn Stand and Leazes Finish.


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But United followers have been fast to answer that they’d like to be making the climb after a number of months away from stadiums.

The tweet learn: “Not less than there’s no climbing up 14 flights of stairs to get to the away finish at St James’ Park for this one…

“The place are you watching #NEWMUN from?”

A laughing face emoji accompanied a world map with the kick-off instances for followers worldwide, together with Baghdad, Los Angeles and Manchester.

The social media group promptly deleted the tweet.

Gary Neville led supporters in making clear their anger on the joke.

The previous defender wrote: “How unhealthy is that this tweet?”

United fan Ryan tweeted: “I’d fairly stroll up these 14 flights of stairs 50 instances than pay £15 to look at it at house to be truthful.”

Jack replied: “Nowhere as a result of I’m not paying £15 straight to the Glazers pockets. I’ll watch the highlights 45 minutes after the ultimate whistle on MOTD.”


Matty wrote on-line: “English followers are determined to get into grounds. Golf equipment are determined for match day cash to outlive. United social media group are laughing about it and telling us the kick off time in Kuala Lumpur. How out of contact are you able to get?”

Robert added: “Most individuals within the UK won’t be watching as a result of the membership and the TV firms are utilizing the pandemic as an excuse to justify charging UK followers an additional £14.95 to see the sport. Try to be ashamed.”

Whereas Twitter consumer John commented: “How out of contact! Followers would kill to be strolling up these stairs and watching a sport stay fairly than paying £15 to look at on TV! What a poor tweet. I hate my very own soccer membership.”