Shameful reaction of Manchester City fans after Derby loss

Published 04/15/2015, 9:13 AM EDT


An extremely outrageous incident took place at Old Trafford after the match in which Manchester United beat Manchester City 4-2. The after match footage showed some Manchester City fans chanting the Munich air disaster of 1958. The disrespectful chant, as recorded, started with:

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” Who’s that dying on the runway, Who’s that dying in the snow. Its Matt Busby and his boys , making all the f****ng noise coz they cant get their…..”

The Munich air disaster is one of the biggest tragedies of sport which occurred on 6 February 1958 when British European Airways flight 609, carrying Manchester United team (nicknamed “Busby Babes” ) along with the support staff and journalists, crashed on its third attempt to take off from a slush-covered runway at Munich-Riem Airport, West Germany. The disaster killed 23 people including 8 Manchester United players.

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The deeply grieved accident was made fun of in a very disdainful manner showing the lack of sportsmanship spirit in Manchester City fans.

edited by Bhavna Rachuri

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