After Elon Musk’s Joke, Another Billionaire Wants To Buy Manchester United


British billionaire, Jim Ratcliffe, would be interested in buying Manchester United if the club would be for sale.

A spokesperson for Ratcliffe earlier told The Times of his desire to buy into the Premier League giants.

“If the club is for sale, Jim is definitely a potential buyer,” Ratcliffe’s spokesperson said.

“If something like this was possible, we would be interested in talking with a view to long-term ownership,” he added.

Ratcliffe’s comments followed a report from Bloomberg on Wednesday that Manchester United’s owners, the Glazer family, would consider selling a minority stake in the club.

Recall that Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, earlier said his plan to buy the Premier League club was all part of “a long-running joke.”

United are enduring a disastrous start to the season, losing their first two games to sink to the foot of the Premier League table. They have not won the Premier League title since 2013.

The Glazers have been the target of intense criticisms for their failure to…

Source: Leadership Newspaper