'Sir Jim Ratcliffe prefers stability' says former colleague of prospective Manchester United owner

Sir Jim Ratcliffe at Monaco ahead of the game with Nice
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Prospective Manchester United owner Sir Jim Ratcliffe is expected to take a pragmatic approach to the running of the club if he acquires it from the Glazers, according to a former colleague who worked closely with him at Nice. 

Ratcliffe already has experience as an owner of a football club, the British businessman having complete control of French club Nice and Swiss Swiss Super League team FC Lausanne-Sport. 

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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.