Man Utd change Old Trafford backdrop from red to black after players' struggles

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Manchester United change the colour of the backdrop to the seats at Old Trafford from red to black after their players said they were finding it hard to pick out team-mates.

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says red background at Old Trafford has affected home form
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester Unitedโ€™s patchy home form is partly down to the fact his players were unable to see each other clearly due to the red stadium wrap at Old Trafford.Tuesday marked 25 years to the day since Sir Alex Ferguson famously ordered his players to change from their grey kit to a blue-and-white strip midway through a 3-1 loss at Southampton.Solskjaer joined United the season after the Dell debacle and raised the issue of spotting players ahead of Thursdayโ€™s Europa League quarter-final second leg against Granada at an empty Old Trafford.

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