The news that will delight Manchester United fans across the globe will be the fact that it’s looking increasingly likely the Glazers will put the club up for sale, but this begs the question – how much is the club worth?
Manchester United are no doubt one of the biggest clubs in the world. Despite some recent trying times, they still remain one of the most desirable teams in world football and possess a sheer plethora of talent amongst their ranks including names like Lisandro Martinez, Casemiro and Raphael Varane.
From a business sense, they are also extremely profitable. They arguably have the biggest fanbase of any club in the world and sell millions of shirts, tickets and various other forms of merchandise worldwide. This is why many will be in the market to acquire the famous football club, however, it’s going to come at a pretty penny.
So just how much is Manchester United worth? How much will the Glazers be willing to sell for? Find out everything you need to know right here.
How much is Manchester United worth?
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 23: A general view of Old Trafford Stadium, the home of Manchester United Football Club on November 23, 2022 in Manchester, England. Yesterday, the club released a statement indicating that the Glazer family who are majority owners of the club said they will “consider all strategic alternatives, including new investment into the club, a sale, or other transactions involving the company”. The announcement came on the same day the club announced its star player, Cristiano Ronaldo, was leaving with immediate effect. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
According to the Athletic, Manchester United’s most recent valuation of the club was $4.6 billion. That was worth £3.7bn at the time but is now more like £3.85bn due to the dollar’s strength in recent months.
However, this isn’t necessarily the price the Glazer family will sell at, due to their wanting to make one last final paycheck before parting ways with the club.
This puts it open to interpretation as to how much the club is worth, however, the final decision will be made by the brothers.
How much will the Glazers be willing to sell for?
As per UtdFaithfuls on Twitter, quoting reliable football journalist Fabrizio Romano – the Glazers are apparently looking at around £6 – £7 billion for the sale of Manchester United.
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