Have you ever been to a Premier League game and attempted to lead your stand into a song about the opposition’s goalkeeper before being told to sit down by a steward?
Perhaps you’ve been sat next to an empty seat before a suited and booted gentleman emerges, ten minutes into the second half, reeking of prawns? Perhaps you’ve never experienced any of the above because you can’t afford to go in the first place?
It’s not often that Jose Mourinho’s rants warrant additional attention but his recent observations on the tepid atmosphere at Old Trafford make for an interesting discussion.
There are many factors that contribute to the diminishing decibels in England’s biggest stadiums but is Old Trafford really the biggest victim?