Manchester United announce net loss of £115.5m for 2021-22

Manchester United have announced a net loss of £115.5m for the 2021-22 season even though revenues rose by 18 per cent to £583.2m. Figures released incorporating the end of their financial year in June showed losses rose by £23.3m compared to 2021. The club’s debt also went up, from £419.5m in 2021 to £514.9m this year, an increase of more…

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Erik ten Hag urges Manchester United to look forward

Erik ten Hag says it is time for Manchester United to look forward and not reflect on what has gone wrong in recent seasons at Old Trafford. Ten Hag is the fifth permanent boss since Sir Alex Ferguson retired, with only Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho winning a trophy. United ended last season in a desperate state, losing 4-0…

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Manchester United fans stage training ground protest

Manchester United fans staged a “small and peaceful” protest outside the club’s training ground on Friday. Around two dozen fans gathered outside Carrington to protest against the Glazer family, who own the club. Another protest is expected at Old Trafford on Saturday before Manchester United Premier League match against Norwich. Ralf Rangnick said fans have a “right to express their…

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Manchester United terminates Aeroflot deal

Manchester United have terminated their sponsorship deal with Russia’s national airline Aeroflot. The flight company has been United’s official carrier since 2013 and the latest deal was due to run until 2023. United did not use Aeroflot to travel to play Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday. On Thursday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson banned Aeroflot from operating in…

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Manchester United drop more points with a draw against Southampton

Manchester United had to settle for another 1-1 draw after being left frustrated by an impressive Southampton in the Premier League. Ralf Rangnick’s men are getting used to that scoreline, which has now cropped up in three successive games – leading to a penalty shootout defeat by Middlesbrough in the FA Cup and a league draw at Burnley. United had…

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Manchester United game at Brentford postponed due to Covid-19

Manchester United’s Premier League match against Brentford on Tuesday night has been postponed after a Covid-19 outbreak at the Old Trafford club. The league says the decision was made “following guidance from medical advisers due to the exceptional circumstances” of the outbreak. Earlier, United shut down operations at their Carrington training ground to minimise the risk of infection. In the past week 42…

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Glazer family put another 9.5m United shares up for sale

Manchester United’s owners Glazer family have put up another 9.5m shares, with a value of $186.86m (£137.12m), for sale. United notified the New York Stock Exchange of the sale on Tuesday evening. They are in the names of club directors Kevin Glazer and Edward Glazer. The statement makes it clear the club “will not receive any proceeds from the sale”.…

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Rashford set to miss opening two months due to injury

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford may not play until the end of October. Rashford decided to have surgery on a shoulder injury. The 23-year-old had a scan on Tuesday after being hampered by the problem in the latter half of the 2020-21 season. It was decided the damage was so severe that rest alone would not repair it. And United…

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Sir Alex Ferguson joins Manchester United squad for Europa League final

Former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has joined the Manchester United squad to the Europa League final against Villarreal in Gdansk. United are one game away from securing the first piece of silverware of the Solskjaer era. The squad departed for Wednesday’s game on Monday afternoon, and Ferguson joined the travelling party on the flight. Ferguson the motivator While…

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Cavani has been unbelievable – Shaw

Manchester United left back Luke Shaw claims that Edinson Cavani has been unbelievable since he joined. The Uruguayan veteran forward was tipped to leave at the end of the season after the expiry of his one-year contract.  But he has committed his future to the club for another campaign. According to Shaw,  Cavani has brought to Manchester United’s forward line…

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