At least 30 Manchester United supporters were tragically killed on Thursday night while watching their side’s Europa League quarter-final second leg against Anderlecht.
The Red Devils won the match 2-1 with goals from Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Marcus Rashford and will face Celta Vigo in the semi-finals
The tragedy took place in the Nigerian City of Calabar after an electrical cable fell on the building where the supporters were watching the match.
High tension drops, kills over 30
who were watching MANUTD Vs
in a building along Akpandem Street, Atimbo calabar
— Uwemedimo Ekeng (@Eb_Ekeng) April 20, 2017
Manchester United tweeted out a message of support to the friends of families of those affected by the tragedy on Friday morning.
Our thoughts go out to the United fans, their friends and families affected by the tragedy in Calabar, Nigeria, yesterday. pic.twitter.com/WGnHAxpjMV
— Manchester United (@ManUtd) April 21, 2017