May 24, 2024

The unexpected strategy that Sir Jim Ratcliffe has revealed to get Manchester United out of the “tired” Old Trafford has been revealed.

Britain’s richest billionaire believes that a new, opulent stadium for the Red Devils might double as a national stadium in the north of England. Ratcliffe declared that moving United to a new location would be his first choice, even though the team’s existing home stadium requires a lot of work.

The head of INEOS stated, via the Mirror, “It’s about time someone built a national stadium in the north of England.” “It is obviously what I would desire if it could be accomplished. To visit the north of England would excite me greatly.”

Ratcliffe made his remarks following the Premier League’s confirmation that he had acquired 27.7% of United. The billionaire intends to construct a new stadium so that England matches, FA Cup semifinals, and possibly the Champions League final will all take place there in the future.

The last time the Champions League final was held at Old Trafford was in 2003, when AC Milan overcame Juventus, the opposition team from Serie A. According to Ratcliffe, the south of the nation frequently benefits from big athletic events.

The Champions League final this year will be held beneath the iconic Wembley arch. It was the site of the 2013 competition final, in which Bayern Munich defeated Borussia Dortmund, just 11 years ago.

Ratcliffe has stated that it would be challenging because of the stadium’s age, which disappointed many United supporters who had thought more seats could just be added to Old Trafford. “Trafford Park is where the industrial revolution started,” he said. Situated just one mile from the city center, that area of Manchester is dilapidated, worn out, and has some rather run-down areas. I think there’s a strong case for revitalizing Manchester’s entire south side.”

The foundation of it would be the construction of a brand-new, cutting-edge stadium that could host England matches, the FA Cup final, and Champions League finals. It could be useful for England’s north.”

“National stadium construction in the UK has a bias; all of them are located in the south. Leveling up is a topic that is frequently discussed. Since HS2 has been canceled, all of the money will go into improving London’s rail system.”

“Just as residents in the south, those in the north also pay taxes. Why shouldn’t England have a place to play in the north of the country? Why must everyone in the north travel to the south in order to attend the

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