Ed Woodward was closer to the truth than he realised in calling Manchester United 'adult Disneyworld'... once led by a dominant personality and now hunting for a return to greatness
Ed Woodward was closer to the truth than he perhaps realised when he famously offered Jurgen Klopp the chance to replace David Moyes as Manchester United manager in 2014.
United was ‘like an adult version of Disneyworld’ United’s executive vice-chairman told the German manager, according to the new Klopp biography, Bring The Noise, by Raphael Honigstein.
And he was right; just maybe not as he intended. Presumably Woodward had in mind Disney’s Golden Age from 1937-1967 when films like Snow White.
Bambi, Peter Pan and The Jungle Book were both critically acclaimed and commercially... read more
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