Man Utd fan, 44, fighting for life after being stabbed by taxi driver following win over PSG

A MANCHESTER United fan is fighting for his life after being stabbed by a taxi driver following last night’s Champions League comeback win over Paris Saint-German.

The 44-year-old was with three other supporters when the raging driver took offence to them singing over Utd’s 3-1 dramatic victory in the French capital, Sky News reports.

 A Manchester Utd fan was stabbed following the team's win over PSG

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A Manchester Utd fan was stabbed following the team’s win over PSG

He had tried to intervene when the driver pulled over and whipped out a “large blade” before threatening a female supporter.

But the driver turned the knife on him and stabbed him the chest – leaving him fighting for his life on the pavement.

The victim was rushed to hospital in France and had emergency surgery to remove blood on his lung, according to reports.

French Police have arrested a suspect in connection with the horror attack.

The horror unfolded after an injury hit Manchester United knocked out a PSG side tipped to go all the way in the Champions League thanks to a late penalty by Marcus Rashford.

They were travelling away from the Parc de Princes after the last minute win but it isn’t clear where they were headed.

More to follow.

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