Arsenal “Beirut, we’re thinking of you. Stay strong

Beirut, the capital of Lebanon was rocked by a disastrous explosion on Tuesday, leaving the world appalled.

The city was shaken by the explosion which began with a fire at a port in the capital, later exploding into a mushroom cloud.

Football clubs across Europe were also startled with the Lebanon explosion and sent out messages of solidarity to those affected.

Besides Barcelona, Premier League clubs also sent out messages of support for the middle eastern country.

Man United tweeted, “Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone affected by the recent explosion in Beirut, Lebanon. Stay strong “, further followed by a tweet from Man City as well.

The Etihad-based outfit stated that their thoughts are with those affected by the Lebanon explosion. A similar message of support was sent out by Tottenham Hotspur and their London rivals Arsenal as well.