Manchester United fans rejoice after maligned owners Glazers announce decision to sell club

The club announced that the Glazer family is “commencing a process to explore strategic alternatives” for Manchester United, potentially bringing an end to its 17-year ownership of the club.

FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Wednesday, November 23, 2022, 03:59 PM IST
article-image

Hours after news broke that Cristiano Ronaldo would leave Manchester United by mutual consent following his bombshell interview with Piers Morgan, where he attacked the club including owners the Glazer family.

The club announced that the Glazer family is “commencing a process to explore strategic alternatives” for Manchester United, potentially bringing an end to its 17-year ownership of the club.

The Raine group which oversaw the sale of Chelsea has been appointed as the exclusive financial advisor.

News of the potential sale was well received by United fans across the globe who have been calling for their exit ever since their leverage takeover in 2005 that put the club under massive debt.

Fans were quick to express their happiness over the club have a potential new owner

(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Explained: Why was Japan's goal allowed against Spain, despite ball crossing the baseline? in pics

Explained: Why was Japan's goal allowed against Spain, despite ball crossing the baseline? in pics

FIFA World Cup 2022: Brazil's probable XI against Cameroon, in pics

FIFA World Cup 2022: Brazil's probable XI against Cameroon, in pics

Ricky Ponting rushed to hospital after suffering heart scare while commentating during...

Ricky Ponting rushed to hospital after suffering heart scare while commentating during...

Explained: Reasons behind Germany's consecutive group-stage exits at the World Cup

Explained: Reasons behind Germany's consecutive group-stage exits at the World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2022: Four-time champions Germany dumped out in the group stage despite 4-2 win over...

FIFA World Cup 2022: Four-time champions Germany dumped out in the group stage despite 4-2 win over...