Apple’s reported interest in buying Manchester United has been predictably well received by Red Devils fans, who think of the current owners’ tenure like a 17-year root canal.
‘There is euphoria within the United fan base right now,’ The United Stand contributor and long-time supporter Adam Scott told British news channel, GBN.
Since buying the club in 2005, the American Glazer family has been criticized as disinterested, incapable, and unwilling to improve a team that has historically ranked as one of the best in Europe.
Not only is Manchester United facing a decade-long title drought – particularly troubling for a club that won five Premier League titles in the first eight seasons of the Glazers’ reign – but its future prospects aren’t encouraging. Old Trafford, the division’s…