Information that Manchester United might be the topic of a takeover bid from Apple (as lined by the Mirror) could have doubtless been met with a lot pleasure amongst the fanbase at Previous Trafford.
Kevin Palmer commented on the event on Twitter, noting that each Liverpool and Tottenham ‘will even be exploring this type of potential purchaser’.
Apple shopping for Manchester United can be a game-changer for the Premier League and extra interesting than the state-owned sports activities washing operations we’ve got seen.
— Kevin Palmer (@RealKevinPalmer) November 24, 2022
The Reds have been linked with a swathe of potential teams and people, although there’s no query an organisation with the monetary capabilities similar to the tech large (carrying a internet price at £1.973trillion, in line with Macrotrends) can be game-changing.
To place issues into context, an proprietor with a internet price of £1trillion would DWARF that of Newcastle’s PIF who possess a reported wealth of £320bn (in line with the Mirror).
On prime of that, as Palmer rightly factors out, it might permit a possible membership to keep away from the trimmings of associations with petrostates.
It stays to be seen whether or not a gaggle possessing close to unquantifiable riches will throw their hat into the ring to take Liverpool off of Fenway’s fingers, although there’s a protracted strategy to go but earlier than a gaggle takes pole place.