As Manchester United prepare to face Leeds United in Perth historic rivalries still run deep

//As Manchester United prepare to face Leeds United in Perth historic rivalries still run deep

As Manchester United prepare to face Leeds United in Perth historic rivalries still run deep

“Avoid Elizabeth Quay, full of Leeds,” came the message on Monday afternoon in Perth, Western Australia. The sender, a Mancunian expat Manchester United fan, was midway through a week enjoying his team’s first visit to Perth since 1975, the year Leeds reached the European Cup final and Manchester United were in the second division.It’s highly unlikely that there will be trouble around Wednesday’s 55,000 sell-out friendly between these old foes, but the rivalry and enmity is deep. Leeds reached…

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