BREAKING: Roads Around Deansgate To Be Closed From 5pm
6,000 Dutch football fans are in town...
According to BBC North West, the roads around Deansgate will be closed tonight as police escort 6,000 visiting football fans to Old Trafford.
Manchester Police will close roads from Deansgate to Old Trafford from 5pm to escort 6,000 Feyenoord fans to the ground.— North West Tonight (@BBCNWT) November 24, 2016
Dutch side Feyenoord are in town to take on Manchester United in a vital Europa League clash. It is estimated that 6,000 fans have travelled from Rotterdam while only 3,000 have tickets to the game which kicks off at 8.05pm.
Closing deansgate to escort fans. Ffs. Travel chaos.— Jack Carnill (@jack_19921992) November 24, 2016
It's going to be fun tonight if Deansgate is anything to go by ... lots of ticketless Dutch fans on the prowl ... stay safe people #MUFC— Jimmy McBride (@jimmymcbride1) November 24, 2016
(Main pic via Football Away Dayson Facebook)