S3 E27 - Old Trafford atmosphere special


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By Manchester United Weekly Podcast, Harry Robinson, and Jack Tait. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

It’s the special we’ve been promising for months, focusing on the demise of the atmosphere at Old Trafford.

Host Harry Robinson takes us through the reasons for a decline in the great stadium, who is responsible, what must be done to fix it.

Speaking to three main guest, as well as regular co-host Jack Tait, the issues of safe standing, expansion, stadium lay out, touting and others are discussed.


  • Andy Mitten | Founder of Manchester United’s oldest fanzine United We Stand and now a journalist writing for ESPN, GQ, FourFourTwo, the Sunday Times and many others.
  • Ian Stirling | Vice-Chair of the Manchester United Supporters Trust and representative at the club-run fans forum
  • Chris | The man behind MUFC Songs & Chants who supports United home, away and in Europe.

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Cheers to our guests for their time. Enjoy the show!

Intro Music: Skint Kids Disco (No Hot Ashes)

Outro Music: Goose (No Hot Ashes)

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