19/1/2011 A senior executive with the Qatar Investment Authority tells INSIDER there is no truth in rumours that the country’s sovereign wealth fund is planning a $2.4 billion purchase of Manchester United. INSIDER’s James Corbett reports.
2/6/2010 The Red Knights consortium of influential Manchester United fans today put on hold plans to buy the club from its American owners after an unrealistic price was put on the Premiership giants.
20/5/2010 The Red Knights consortium say they are on track to lodge a bid to buy Manchester United and wrest control of the club from the Glazer family… Spain’s La Liga clubs had combined debt of $4.4 billion in 2008/09… MLS expansion club Philadelphia Union sell out new stadium.
7/5/2010 Manchester United take on Major League Soccer opposition for the first time in the club’s history when they embark on a tour of the US this summer… Glazer family snub $2.2 billion offer from a Middle East consortium, dealing blow to Red Knights takeover plans.
The Red Knights consortium do not anticipate making a formal offer for Manchester United before the end of the season… England 2018 at AFC… Japan World Cup sponsors.
11/3/2010 The Red Knights show seriousness of their intentions after appointing Japanese investment bank as financial advisers… David Beckham boosts campaign to oust the Glazers after leaving pitch sporting old colours of United following AC Milan’s 4-0 Champions League defeat at Old Trafford