The Spanish government announced on Tuesday that their travel ban on arrivals from the UK would be lifted on 30 March, allowing the match to go ahead as planned in the Spanish capital.
🇬🇧 El Gobierno de España vuelve a permitir los vuelos procedentes del Reino Unido
🗣️ Lo acaba de confirmar la portavoz del Gobierno pic.twitter.com/IxNEb2JLc4
— El Partidazo de COPE (@partidazocope) March 23, 2021
The decision means that the Andalusian side will be able to host the Red Devils in their home stadium rather than having to seek alternative arrangements to host the match outside Spain.
United’s Round of 32 clash against Real Sociedad had to be staged in Turin rather than San Sebastian due to the restrictions.
Granada are in European competition for the first time in their history and eliminated Napoli and Molde in the previous rounds.