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Man Utd takeover: Club’s owners spoke to PSG chairman about Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad Al Thani’s bid

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Manchester United’s potential takeover has been in the spotlight as the club’s owners engaged in discussions with PSG chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi regarding Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad Al Thani’s bid. The Glazers, who have a longstanding relationship with Al-Khelaifi, initiated these talks a month ago in an attempt to encourage a higher offer for the club.

Sheikh Jassim, along with Jim Ratcliffe’s Ineos Group, is vying to acquire Manchester United. The Qatari financier recently presented his fifth offer, accompanied by a warning that he would not prolong the negotiation process beyond Friday.

Reports suggest that the conversation between Manchester United’s owners and Al-Khelaifi did not yield the desired outcome, as the bid for a complete takeover was not raised. Furthermore, it has been stated that Al-Khelaifi met with the Raine Group, responsible for managing the sales process, although a source close to the PSG chairman denies this claim.

Sources closely associated with Al-Khelaifi assert that his involvement is completely separate from PSG and that the bid is being pursued solely in a personal capacity by Sheikh Jassim. Some Premier League clubs have expressed concerns and called for a thorough investigation into the potential sale to Sheikh Jassim, as they suspect the funding may originate from Qatar.

Al-Khelaifi’s club role, his position as chairman of the influential European Clubs’ Association, and his close ties with Uefa president Aleksander Ceferin have previously raised concerns about potential conflicts of interest. Meanwhile, it has been confirmed that Al-Khelaifi has provided guidance to Sheikh Jassim based on his experiences running a major European club.

Although no official statement is expected from Sheikh Jassim before the self-imposed Friday deadline, it is unlikely that he intends to withdraw his bid. The situation surrounding the potential takeover continues to garner attention, with fans and analysts closely following the latest news, analysis, and fan perspectives on Manchester United’s future.

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SoccerFan23 June 9, 2023 - 4:22 pm

omg this is big news! manchester united’s for sale? i can’t believe it! the owners spoke to psg chairman about sheikh jassim’s bid. it’s like a big money battle. who’s gonna buy the club? so much drama!

RedDevil7 June 9, 2023 - 4:22 pm

man u takeover, man. glazers talkin’ to psg boss bout sheikh jassim’s bid. they want more cash, ya know? this whole thing got me on edge. will sheikh jassim increase his offer? what’s gonna happen?

MUFC4Life June 9, 2023 - 4:22 pm

i heard the glazers reached out to the psg chairman. they know each other, so they want him to get sheikh jassim to raise his bid for man u. this is intense. sheikh jassim and inoes group are fightin’ for the club. who will win?

FootballFanatic June 9, 2023 - 4:22 pm

manchester united’s owners talkin’ to psg chairman for sheikh jassim’s bid. rumors say it didn’t work. the bid ain’t goin’ up. some people think there’s shady stuff goin’ on with qatar funding. so many questions!

SportsEnthusiast June 9, 2023 - 4:22 pm

wow, man u’s up for sale! the owners chatted with psg chairman ’bout sheikh jassim’s offer. but it seems the talk didn’t make the bid go higher. lots of drama and suspicions here. i’m curious to see how it all unfolds!


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