Apple “expressed interest” in buying UK soccer team Manchester United

At least two sports sources are reporting that Apple has “expressed interest” in buying UK soccer team Manchester United.

The story has been tweeted by both SPORTbible and the Manchester United Transfer News Hub.

BREAKING: Tech giants Apple ‘express interest’ in buying Manchester United – SPORTbible

BREAKING: Apple have expressed interest in buying Manchester United! Apple are the largest tech company in the world with an annual revenue of almost £326bn – and estimated net worth as of this month of £2 trillion. #MUFC

The original source of the story appears to be The Daily Star.

Apple interested in buying Man Utd and making Red Devils richest club in world.

EXCLUSIVE Manchester United could have significantly more funds at their disposal than both Manchester City and Newcastle should technology giants Apple complete a blockbuster takeover.

Technology giants Apple are interested in buying Manchester United [for] a stunning £5.8billion […]

CEO Tim Cook is keen to explore the opportunities owning United could provide – and will line up talks with the banks appointed to oversee the sale, which include The Raine Group.

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