Saudi Arabia enters race for Man United - Telegraph

February 17, 2023 12:10 pm

General view of the corner flag inside the stadium before the match.

There are reports surfing overseas stating that Saudi Arabia has submitted a bid for British soccer club Manchester United.

The Telegraph reported that multiple private groups in Riyadh have made formal inquiries.

According to Reuters, British billionaire Jim Ratcliffe who is a lifelong supporter of the club is a likely bidder, along with U.S. private equity firms.

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