Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium is already the biggest in the country by a comfortable margin, with the club having by far the biggest fanbase in the land. However that won’t stop the board investing more money into the Theatre of Dreams.
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Manchester United have been dumped down into the Europa League for the second time over recent years, with Louis van Gaal’s side finishing third in a group which the club should have topped with relative ease. That has had a knock on effect for the Glazers wallets.
Manchester United have had problems with mice at Old Trafford numerous times in the past few years, and an infestation seems to have happened once again, according to SportsMail, who have seen a recent hygiene report conducted at the ground.
Manchester United made no fewer than six first-team signings this summer, including marquee names such as Radamel Falcao and Angel Di Maria. Already, the Old Trafford dressing room has their shirts up, and you can see them up close and personal if you go on the Old Trafford stadium tour.
According to various surveys and reports, the average age of a modern-day match goer is on the rise and it now stands at 41. Alongside this ticket prices are consistently rising, meaning the younger generations are finding it hard to afford going to matches. The Manchester United blog Republik of Mancunia are trying to tackle this.
Yesterday the club announced that the visiting teams fans may be relocated from the South-East corner of Old Trafford, up to the newly renamed Sir Alex Ferguson stand third tier.
The battle for the Manchester United number one jersey is an intriguing one, I wonder if even the great Sir Alex Ferguson knows who his first choice keeper is? Personally I’m unsure as to whether he does.