The mysterious group of wealthy millionaire Manchester United supporters, otherwise known as the Red Knights have issued a press release regarding their interest in buying out the Glazers.
Following the intense media speculation overnight, we can confirm that a group of high net worth individuals, who support Manchester United, met in London yesterday.
This group is supportive of current management but are looking at the feasibility of putting together a proposal to be put to the Glazer Family regarding the ownership of Manchester United.
For such a proposal to be viable, it would require the involvement and support of Manchester United supporters worldwide. As the statement concludes, further details on the Red Knight proposals will be release in due course.
The Manchester United Supporters Trust are said to be releasing a statement in due course.
Meanwhile, the Glazer family have issued a statement saying “the club is not for sale”. Though, it remains to be seen how long the Glazers will wait before entering into negotiations with the Red Knights.