UEFA has charged Man Utd as a section of their supporters threw beer bottles at Angel Di Maria. This happened on Tuesday’s Champions League clash at Old Trafford.
Ex-Man Utd now PSG player was not given the right homecoming on his return at Old Trafford . The Red Devil supporters booed Di Maria at the start of the game. Di Maria did not have the best of 2014-15 season when he was at United .
Most Importantly it was the first homecoming for Di Maria when he left Man Utd for France in 2015. On his return , he was the most impactful player, playing his best in Old Traford . As a result, PSG comfortably won by 2 – 0 .
Bottle Attack on Di Maria
This incident happened prior to the goals. Di Maria was waiting to take his corner when several bottles were thrown at his direction . Reacting to the situation, He picked up on of the bottles and humorously pretended to drink from it.
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On the Other hand, PSG supporters are on the list of scrutiny as well. The supporters of the French Champions PSG are charged for throwing objects, setting off fireworks and damaging acts.
The PSG supporters are charged with damaging seats at Old Traford Away section. It is reported in English media that the Away fans have damaged almost 800 chairs of the away section.
Therefore on 28th of February, UEFA’s Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body will deal with this incidents and will take action.
Despite shouting expletives at United fans, Di Maria appears to have escaped disciplinary action . It happened during PSG’s celebrations for the first goal.
Man Utd have scores to settle. The return leg will happen on 3rd march at PSG’s home ground Parc Des Princes. United must gear up and have to fight hard to qualify.