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  1. Lai See

    Posted Dec 15th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... the media world has been speculating about a group of unnamed Chinese tycoons who were said to be putting together a?1 billion (HK$12.59 billion) bid to buy Manchester United from American owner Malcolm Glazer. According to Britain's News of the World newspaper, a group of six billionaires, including two who are keen Manchester United fans, have visited Old Trafford twice this year ...

  2. Asian fury as Europe cashes in on 'slaves'

    Posted Apr 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HARRY DORAN The stampede to cash in on the popularity of European football in Asia is gathering pace, but the aggressive business approach taken by some major clubs like Manchester United ... and sell TV rights. A lot of these clubs do not put the focus on developing the player,' he said. Dong Fangzhou, who signed for Manchester United in January for an initial fee of?00,000, ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... on Manchester United's shirts when the contract with troubled United States financial conglomerate AIG runs out in 2011. Despite the recession, Liverpool's asking price has almost doubled ... is highly unlikely to suffer the same fate as Newcastle United sponsors Northern Rock, which had to be bought by the British government, and West Ham United sponsors XL Holidays, which collapsed. ...

  4. Lai See

    Posted Sep 18th 2008, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... has the dubious honour of being associated with Newcastle United, which could probably do with some help from the British government as well at the moment. XL had a #2.5 million (HK$34.7 million) annual deal with West Ham United, who have also just lost their manager but have been swift to appoint another one. And AIG is probably better known worldwide for being Manchester ...



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