Manchester United sponsorship deals boost profits
Thursday 14 February 2013
Manchester United's Champions League run and new sponsorship deals have put the club, owned by Malcom Glazer and his family, on course for a bumper financial season.
The club announced significant rises in income and profits for the three-month period ending December 2012. Six new sponsorship deals have seen commercial revenues rise 29 per cent. United are forecasting revenue to be £350m to £360m for the 2012-13 season.
Ed Woodward, United's executive vice-chairman said: "Manchester United achieved record revenue... driven by our commercial operation."
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