Posts tagged: Manchester United

Manchester United on the market, reveals Sky News - Part 8

Monday, 20 February 2023, 9:43 am

Hat tip to Jamie "Nimmers" Nimmo of The Sunday Times.

Yesterday, the intrepid hack dug out a corking line about Elliott's interest in providing the financing to bidders interested in purchasing Manchester United.

According to the original piece by Nimmers, activist hedge fund Elliott would be interested in lending to any potential Manchester United purchaser and also taking a minority stake in the Premier League football club. Below is a link to Nimmers's scoop:..


Manchester United on the market, reveals Sky News - Part 7

Friday, 17 February 2023, 10:36 pm

There has been a flurry of stories about the Manchester United sale process over the last 24 hours, so little old Betaville thought it wise to update the runners and riders list.

Indeed, sports hacks at The Daily Telegraph - my former employer - this morning revealed that the "Saudi Arabians" are looking at putting together an offer for Manchester United...


Qatar said to be in talks to buy Tottenham Hotspur FC, Liverpool FC or, er, Manchester United, reports Bloomberg

Monday, 9 January 2023, 7:28 pm

Bloomberg has just reported the Qataris have held talks about buying Tottenham Hotspur FC, the Premier League football club.

According to the Bloomie report, Nasser Al-Khelafi - the chairman of Qatar Sports Investments - "recently held conversations" with Daniel Levy, the boss of Tottenham Hotspur, about the purchase of a stake in the north London club...


Manchester United on the market, reveals Sky News - Part 4

Wednesday, 14 December 2022, 9:19 am

Amazon is latest US technology giant to have been touted as a bidder for Manchester United, the US-listed Premier League footbal club.

Well, that's according to football focused The Athletic, which is now owned by the New York Times. So, below is an updated list of runners and riders rumoured to be participating in the Manchester United auction:

1. Amancio Ortega, founder and chairman of Inditex, owner of Zara...


Manchester United on the market, reveals Sky News - Part 3

Friday, 25 November 2022, 10:00 am

Now the Manchester Evening News come up with its own Manchester United takeover tale.

The billionaire Amancio Ortega is interested in buying Manchester United, according to the Manchester Evening News.

In case you don't know, Ortega controls the Zara fashion empire. Below is the link the piece by the Manchester Evening News:..


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RARE ALERT: Welltower Inc said to be sniffing around £2.5 billion Barchester Healthcare

Friday, 23 November 2018, 10:29 pm

The Irish punters that invested in care home giant Barchester Healthcare could be about make another from the fortune from the care home company.

Betaville understands that several large American companies, including listed real estate investment trust Welltower Inc, have shown an interest in the business, whose owners have appointed JP Morgan to find a buyer...