Leaders
Dallmeier

Business Directory

Browse the Directory

Sign Up to the Directory

FC Business Twitter
FC business Linked in
FC Business facebook
FC Business Youtube

Man Utd' fans show their anger towards Rooney

Fri 22nd Oct 2010 | Football Club Management

Wayne Rooney’s very public fall out with Manchester United and Sir Alex Ferguson has brought about ill feeling from the club’s fans who fear he may join rivals Manchester City.

A large group of fans protested outside of his house last night and this morning a large advertising billboard bearing a close up of the young stars face was daubed with graffiti.

‘Join City and you’re Dead’ was splashed across the billboard in the centre of Manchester in an obvious attempt to discourage the move.

United fans, which still bitter about Carlos Tevez’s move across the City will be desperate to see that Rooney does not follow suit. Their anger at his renegade against the club will be compounded should he make the switch.

Rooney revealed earlier this week that he wished to leave Old Trafford as he felt that the club no longer shared his ambitions and felt that under the Glazer’s ownership the club was stagnating.

United’s accounts released last week revealed how the club had made a loss of over £80m despite posting record operating profits of over £100m with the deficit coming from interest payments on the loans used by the Glazers to purchase the club. 

 

 

If you have any football business related news stories you’d like to share then please contact us – agourley@fcbusiness.co.uk or ryan@fcbusiness.co.uk

Add to: Google Google | Yahoo Yahoo | Live Live | del.icio.us del.icio | Digg Digg |

Related Articles

Laura Smith Appointed Chief Executive Of Aldershot Town

Tue 20th Jun 2017 | Football Club Management

Aldershot Town FC has announced the appointment of Laura Smith as the club’s new Chief Executive. After four and a half years in a similar role with the Suffolk FA, Smith arrives at the EBB...

SBI Barcelona & VSI Launch Football Business Management Programme

Wed 14th Jun 2017 | Football Club Management

The Sports Business Institute Barcelona (SBI) and VSI Executive Education have joined forces to launch the Online Postgraduate in Football Business Management, starting in October 2017. Under the...

Chelsea’s Title Won With Lowest Player Turnover Rate

Tue 6th Jun 2017 | Football Club Management

Chelsea’s title winning team had the lowest turnover of players with the first 11 playing 85.5% of the total minutes of games for the season. Research by CIES Football Observatory shows the...

Comment: How To Create A Winning Dressing Room

Tue 16th May 2017 | Football Club Management

In football, the dressing room takes on a surprising amount of significance. In simple terms, it is the place where the players get changed before and after games, but it’s also the strategy...