Shortly before kick-off at Old Trafford, two stands were evacuated. It transpired a suspect package had been found in one of the corners of the stadium. Shortly after 15:00 BST the game was abandoned and the remaining stands evacuated BBC reports.
Sniffer dogs were seen patrolling the ground after the Stretford End and Sir Alex Ferguson stand were evacuated.
A delay of 45 minutes was first scheduled
Not long afterwards, word came down that the match would not be played as scheduled.
BREAKING: #MUNBOU has been abandoned due to safety fears at Old Trafford. #afcb #MUFC
— AFC Bournemouth (@afcbournemouth) May 15, 2016
There’s no word on when (or where) the match will be played. More information will be added as it becomes available.
A bomb disposal squad was called to the stadium A controlled explosion was carried out
Fire engines were brought to the scene
Manchester United players have left individually in their cars
The Premier League say the game will be played at the earliest opportunity.
Manchester United will have to win with 19-0 to qualify for the Champions League as Manchester City was able to secure a 1-1 draw with Swansea. England champions Leicester City secured a 1-1 draw with Chelsea.
- New Castle despite their 5-1 win against spurs was relegated alongside Norwich and Aston Villa