Sir Jim Ratcliffe's Manchester United: A timeline of mayhem

Sir Jim Ratcliffe Manchester United
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Manchester United wanted stability from Sir Jim Ratcliffe.

But from managerial mishaps to backroom staff poaching, it's fair to say the opening chapter of the INEOS reign at Old Trafford has been eventful if not slightly chaotic. The long-awaited reassurance given to manager Erik ten Hag regarding his position at the club last week bought an end to one of the numerous ongoing sagas surrounding the club.

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James Ridge is a freelance journalist based in the UK. He recently spent time with The United Stand as an online news editor and has covered the beautiful game from England’s eighth tier all the way to the Premier League.