Manchester United sale: Eight bids could be made as Wednesday deadline looms
Manchester United is for sale, who could buy the world-famous club?
By Issy Ronald, CNN The owners of Manchester United are more than simply the custodians of a soccer club. For, with its long history of accumulating trophies, rebuilding the team after the 1958 Munich air disaster and self-proclaimed 1.1 billion fans worldwide, Manchester United is “arguably Britain’s most valuable sporting, perhaps even cultural, asset,” as Simon Chadwick, professor of sport and geopolitical economy at SKEMA Business School, te…
Man Utd ‘expect up to EIGHT bids’ before Wednesday’s deadline and frontrunner could be revealed by end of week
MANCHESTER UNITED are reportedly expecting up to EIGHT bids before Wednesday’s deadline as the race hots up to take over at Old Trafford. Sir Jim Ratcliffe and Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad al-Thani have publicly made their interest clear. PASir Jim Ratcliffe is one man interested in buying Manchester United[/caption] Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad AI-Thani another interested in Man Utd But Sky Sports are now reporting that as many as six other parties could…