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Ander Herrera Leads United in Dedicating Europa League Win to Manchester Terror Victims

Ander Herrera Leads United in Dedicating Europa League Win to Manchester Terror Victims

Ander Herrera was among the Manchester United players to dedicate their Europa League win to the victims of the Manchester Arena terror attack this week.

The city was plunged into chaos on Monday night when a terrorist detonated a bomb as thousands left Manchester Arena at the end of an Ariana Grande concert.

The blast killed 22 people and put more in hospital, leading to the UK terror level being raised to critical and thousands of extra police hitting the streets to protect civilians from further attacks.

United successfully appealed for a minute’s silence before tonight’s game in Stockholm against Ajax and, after winning 2-0, players have been quick to dedicate the victory to those affected by the tragic events earlier this week.

Herrera, who was a standout on the night, was one of the first to do that:

Marcus Rashford also sent his wishes to those affected – hoping their win could help bring just some joy to the faces of some:

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