Oct. 26 – Manchester United names Cliff Baty to the newly-created position of chief financial officer.
July 14 – Premier League champions Manchester United are named as the world’s most valuable sports team. Only eight football teams make Forbes magazine’s top 50 list. Real Madrid are ranked fifth and Arsenal seventh but Bayern Munich and Chelsea are well down the rankings. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
April 22 – Barcelona are the best-paid franchise in sports but only the fifth most valuable within football… Domestic football returns to Japan this weekend after the March 11 earthquake. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.