'Formal bids' set to be submitted imminently in battle to buy Manchester United –⁠ report

Close-up shot of a Manchester United club crest on the exterior of Old Trafford, home stadium of Manchester United FC in Manchester, United Kingdom
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The prospective sale of Manchester United could take another step closer to completion in the very near future, with interested buyers reportedly set to submit their official offers.

United's current owners, the controversial Glazer family, announced in November that they were putting the club on the market after some 17 years of control.

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Tom Hancock

Tom Hancock started freelancing for FourFourTwo in April 2019 and has also written for the Premier League and Opta Analyst, among others. He supports Wycombe Wanderers and has a soft spot for Wealdstone. A self-confessed statto, he has been known to watch football with a spreadsheet (or several) open...