Manchester United players observe a minute of silence in memory of Queen Elizabeth before the Uefa Europa League match against Real Sociedad. Photo: EPA-EFE
Manchester United players observe a minute of silence in memory of Queen Elizabeth before the Uefa Europa League match against Real Sociedad. Photo: EPA-EFE

Premier League fixtures postponed following Queen’s death

  • English top flight took decision despite guidance from government that cancelling sporting events not compulsory during period of national mourning
  • Clubs held meeting to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth and will ‘honour her extraordinary life and contribution to nation’ by postponing this weekend’s games

Manchester United players observe a minute of silence in memory of Queen Elizabeth before the Uefa Europa League match against Real Sociedad. Photo: EPA-EFE
Manchester United players observe a minute of silence in memory of Queen Elizabeth before the Uefa Europa League match against Real Sociedad. Photo: EPA-EFE
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