Manchester United takeover: Golfer Rory McIlroy 'would love' to invest in the club

Golfer Rory McIlroy with a Manchester United scarf in 2019.
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Former world number one golfer Rory McIlroy says he would love to buy a stake in Manchester United

McIlroy grew up supporting the Red Devils and showed off his British Open trophy to the fans at Old Trafford ahead of a game against Swansea in 2014.

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.