Sheikh Jassim plotting takeover of another Premier League club if Manchester United bid is unsuccessful: report

Sheikh Jassim preparing to buy West Ham if Manchester United takeover falls through
(Image credit: Sheikh Jassim)

Sheikh Jassim will attempt to purchase another Premier League club if his bid for Manchester United is unsuccessful, reports have suggested.

The Qatari banker recently submitted an improved, 11th-hour offer to Raine Group, the merchant bank handling the sale on behalf of the Glazers, in order to buy Manchester United. 

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future.