2022-11-25 00:59:33

Ex-Man Utd chief Ed Woodward approached over role in takeover bid as Glazers eye sale

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The Mirror
By Josh O'brien

Former Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has been contacted by multiple groups interested in buying the Red Devils with a view to act as a consultant for their potential takeover bids.

Having stood down from his role within the Old Trafford hierarchy in February of this year, Woodward is certainly available. The ex-JP Morgan banker was actually originally retained in an advisory role at the club, but no longer boasts any kind of contract tying him to the club - who could be up for sale soon.

With 17 years of service at United under his belt, Woodward would be able to offer an invaluable insight to potential buyers - especially given he maintains a stellar working relationship with current owners the Glazer family to date.

However, involvement from Woodward in any capacity could spark huge backlash from the Old Trafford faithful given his popularity drastically declined in the eyes of United's supporters towards the end of his time at the club.

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