A member of the American household that owns Manchester United has refused to apologise to followers over the disastrous try to type a breakaway European Tremendous League.
Sky Information US correspondent Sally Lockwood caught up with Avram Glazer in Florida and provided him the prospect to deal with supporters’ considerations, saying: “This a chance for you – an apology maybe?”
Mr Glazer was then requested if it was time for his household to promote the membership, and if United followers had been “simply clients to you”.
He was additionally requested if he had something to say to the supporters.
However, after shopping for some groceries, Mr Glazer, in sun shades, refused to have interaction and drove off with out saying something.
Followers protested exterior United’s stadium, Previous Trafford, on Sunday, demanding that the Glazers make manner for brand new homeowners.
There was rising anger amongst supporters since Manchester United joined 11 different golf equipment in signing up for a European Tremendous League final month.
Such was the ferocity of the backlash that it collapsed inside 48 hours.
There has all the time been opposition to the Glazer household’s possession of Manchester United since they purchased the membership 16 years in the past, however the relationship now feels poisonous.
The billionaire enclave of Palm Seashore feels a world away from Manchester.
Multi-million pound mansions sit on palm-tree lined roads. This unique island is the place Donald Trump now lives at his non-public members’ membership, Mar-a-Lago.
Avram Glazer seems to steer a quite non-public and reclusive life-style however followers are actually demanding engagement and dialogue with their billionaire homeowners.